Roman girls

Two young women; bust length, one l. in profile; one r. leaning on her shoulders.

John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 14.6 cm (5 3/8 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2654

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two young women; bust length, one in profile (l); one leaning on her shoulders.

Inscription

Inscribed lower r. in pencil: "Roman Girls".

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