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Study for a Relief: Funeral Procession of a Classical Hero

1815
Pierre Jean David d'Angers (French, 1788–1856), Formerly known as Pierre-Jean David (French, 1788–1856)


Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 16.5 x 59.1 cm (6 1/2 x 23 1/4 in.) Framed: 39.4 x 80.6 cm (15 1/2 x 31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.368

Medium or Technique

Graphite and brush with brown ink on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Signed in graphite, l.l.: "P.J. David"; l.r.: "g s ? Napoli 9 re 1815". Stamp, verso, in blue ink: Collection Roger Rodiére (not in Lugt).

Provenance

Roger Rodiére; Jacques Fischer-Chantal Kiener, Paris; acquired September 1988

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund