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Creator:
Cornelius Varley, 1781–1873, British
Title:

A measured drawing of a skull

Additional Title(s):

Verso: A sketch of mountainous scenery

Date:
1826
Medium:
Graphite with black ink on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/4 x 9 7/8 inches (38.7 x 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite, lower left,: "C- Varley July 7- 1826"; in graphite lower center: "2-5/8| 1- 3/4"; in graphite upper center: "2-3/8| 1-1/2"

Watermark, upper center: "181[?2]"

Signed in graphite, lower left: "C- Varley July 7- 1826"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Lowell Libson, Ltd.
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2005.13
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical | anatomy | bone | science | skull | still life | teeth
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55869
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