Angel Sitting on the Stone at the Sepulchre

1812
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

17.8 x 24.4 cm (7 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1304

Medium or Technique

Pen and sepia wash

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Signed at l.r.: B. West 1812

Provenance

John Hubbard Sturgis (1834-1888); Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis (daughters of the John Hubbard Sturgis); gift to MFA, October 14, 1943.

Credit Line

From the collection of John Hubbard Sturgis, born1834, died 1888, given in his memory by his daughters, Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis