The Graces Unveiling Nature

1758–1820
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

Image (diameter): 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.) Sheet: 31.9 x 33.4 cm (12 9/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.964

Medium or Technique

Pen, ink and opaque watercolor, squared in white chalk, on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Sketch for central circular compartment of dome in Council Room, Royal Academy, London; now transferred to vestibule of Burlington House.

Provenance

Mrs. Samuel Cabot, Jamaica Plain, MA; gift to MFA, September 20, 1961.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot