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Study for a Herm

A work made of black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk and traces of graphite, on tan laid paper, laid down on tan laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk and traces of graphite, on tan laid paper, laid down on tan laid paper.

Date:

1674/78

Artist:

Charles Le Brun
French, 1619–1690

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Charles Le Brun

Title

Study for a Herm

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1674–1678

Medium

Black chalk, heightened with touches of white chalk and traces of graphite, on tan laid paper, laid down on tan laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in black chalk: "FRAGONARD"

Dimensions

32.2 × 18 cm (12 11/16 × 7 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard and Mary L. Gray

Reference Number

2022.80

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