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Christ Child Offering a Prayer

A work made of pen and brush and black ink with charcoal and charcoal wash on brown wove paper.

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  • A work made of pen and brush and black ink with charcoal and charcoal wash on brown wove paper.

Date:

1957

Artist:

José Luis Cuevas (Mexican, born 1934)
after Andrea Mantegna (Italian, 1431-1506)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

José Luis Cuevas

Title

Christ Child Offering a Prayer

Place

Mexico (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1957

Medium

Pen and brush and black ink with charcoal and charcoal wash on brown wove paper

Dimensions

101 × 63 cm (39 13/16 × 24 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Shapiro

Reference Number

1992.210

Extended information about this artwork

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