Portrait of Anne Denman

Head of a young woman in brimmed hat profile to left.

John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 x 10.2 cm (4 1/2 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2646

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Head of a young woman in brimmed hat profile to left. Portrait of Anne Denman, Flaxman’s future wife?

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: "A D".

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