Nature

Two boys standing, facing, one with eyes closed, head on hand.

John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.9 x 14.2 cm (7 1/16 x 5 9/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.2596

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two boys standing, facing, one with eyes closed, head on hand. Studies for Fitzharris monument, Chirsdtchurch, Hants? Cf. No. 53.2620.

Inscription

Inscribed: Lower right in graphite: "Nature".

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