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Two cows

Two cows, near one profile left; other in reverse behind; both lying down

John Flaxman (English, 1755–1826)


Sheet: 13.3 x 20.0 cm (5 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View


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Two cows, near one profile left, far in reverse behind; both lying down. Mated with other cow head with small figure sketches on verso.


John Murray III; A.H. Hallam Murray; Raphael King Ltd., 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