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Head of an Old Man in Profile

A work made of black chalk, on bluish-white laid paper, laid down on tan wove card.
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  • A work made of black chalk, on bluish-white laid paper, laid down on tan wove card.

Date:

c. 1791 or 1816–1820

Artist:

Jacques Louis David
French, 1748-1825

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jacques Louis David

Title

Head of an Old Man in Profile

Origin

France

Date

1781–1820

Medium

Black chalk, on bluish-white laid paper, laid down on tan wove card

Dimensions

230 × 231 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the Joseph and Helen Regenstein Foundation

Reference Number

1960.196

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