Sheet of Figure Studies from Raphael's Disputation (with separate sheet bearing inscription)
- Black chalk and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 19 3/4 × 16 3/8 inches (50.2 × 41.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "outer garemt light Blue | inner_ __ [D H] Yellow"; in graphite, upper right: "outer Red | Inner Blue"; in graphite, center right: "outer Yellow | Inner Blue"; in graphite, center: "outer Yo"; in graphite, lower left: "waiftcoat Purple | Sleeves [in black charcoal]faint light Red | Loofe Draperie white"; on separate sheet in pen and brown ink, center: "Sketched by S.m Joshua Reynolds with a portrait of | himself by himself. + notes in [thes] on [showings] | bought at Lady [Thomas] Sale May. 23. W21. | 42/9 | [struck through] G Carraci Nami &c"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- figure study | figures | Grand Tour | studies
- Associated Places:
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British, Sheet of Figure Studies from Raphael's Disputation (with separate sheet bearing inscription), undated
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