Head of a woman

1775–1826
John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 15.2 cm (6 7/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

53.2583

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Head of a woman; profile left. Portrait of Marian Denman. CF. portrait drawing ca. 1817 in Sir John Joane’s Museum, London

Provenance

Gift to MFA of Mr. Rowland Burdon-Muller and William A. Sargent Fund; December 10, 1953

Formerly in collection of John Murray III & A.H. Hallam Murray; Dealer: Raphael King Ltd., London

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Rowland Burdon-Muller and the William A. Sargent Fund