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An Artist Seated in the Ruins of the Colosseum

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

Date:

c. 1759

Artist:

Hubert Robert
French, 1733-1808

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hubert Robert

Title

An Artist Seated in the Ruins of the Colosseum

Origin

France

Date

1754–1764

Medium

Red chalk, on ivory laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper

Dimensions

417 × 540 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William O. Hunt and Print and Drawing Department Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1982.45

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