The Rescue of the Survivors of the Raft of the Medusa

A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of graphite, on tan wove paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, over traces of graphite, on tan wove paper.

Date:

c. 1818

Artist:

Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault
French, 1791-1824

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Artist

Jean Louis André Théodore Géricault

Title

The Rescue of the Survivors of the Raft of the Medusa

Origin

France

Date

1818–1824

Medium

Pen and brown ink, over traces of graphite, on tan wove paper

Dimensions

225 × 301 mm

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake Fund income

Reference Number

1973.721

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