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Design for an Archivolt: Two Fauns Supporting an Urn

A work made of red chalk, on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of red chalk, on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Clodion (Claude Michel)
French, 1738-1814

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Clodion, (Claude Michel)

Title

Design for an Archivolt: Two Fauns Supporting an Urn

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1758–1814

Medium

Red chalk, on buff laid paper, laid down on cream wove paper

Dimensions

31.3 × 46 cm (12 3/8 × 18 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Worcester Sketch Fund

Reference Number

1962.352

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