Angel of the Resurrection

1801
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Catalogue Raisonné

Man 157

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.8 x 22.8 cm (12 15/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

41.167

Medium or Technique

Pen lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed and published by F. W. Reuter, Berlin. This was to be number one in a new series, Polyautographische Zeichnungen der vorzüglichsten Europäischen Künstler unseres Zeitalters (Polyautographic Drawings by the Most Outstanding European Artists of Our Time), the never-issued successor to Reuter’s 1805 series Polyautographische Zeichnungen vorzüglicher Berliner Künstler (Polyautographic Drawings by Outstanding Berlin Artists).

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston, MA; by whom given to MFA, 3/13/1941

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen