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Literary Illustration with Group of Figures Pleading with Man

A work made of graphite with red chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of graphite with red chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Hubert François Gravelot
French, 1699-1773

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hubert François Gravelot

Title

Literary Illustration with Group of Figures Pleading with Man

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1719–1773

Medium

Graphite with red chalk, on cream laid paper, laid down on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

13.9 × 7.7 cm (5 1/2 × 3 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1945.63.8

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