Noah Building the Ark
George Frederick Watts (English, 1817–1904)
Image: 19.2 x 16.0 cm (7 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Sheet: 24.9 x 17.3 cm (9 13/16 x 6 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and brown ink over graphite pencil on blue paper (Graphite study in reverse on verso)
Not On View
Study for wood engraving in Daziel’s Bible Gallery (1880). The complete drawing in brush and brown wash is in the MFA’s Hartley Collection.
Graphite study in reverse on verso
Purchase from Curator's Discretionary Fund. Purchased by V/C 11/17/82.
Curator's Discretionary Fund