Study of a Man's Head in Profile

(Back of head, with thick hair showing only left ear and part of cheek)

1843–55
William Morris Hunt (American, 1824–1879)


Dimensions

Sheet (irregular): 58.3 x 48.0 cm (22 15/16 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.289

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Made while studying in Paris.
Hunt was in Paris from 1847-1855 (or perhaps as early as 1843).

Provenance

Helen M. Knowlton; gift to MFA, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen M. Knowlton