Robed male figure

1775–1826
John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 x 7.4 cm (6 1/16 x 2 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.2593

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Robed male figure, full length, holding book or portfolio, standing slightly right. Study for statue of Sir. J. Reynolds  Standing, full-length, book in left hand, held there by right hand. Study for Reynolds monument? Cf. 53.2615, 53.2603, 53.2623, 53.2656

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