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Creator:
John Flaxman, 1755–1826, British
Title:

Perseus, Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence

Part Of:

Collective Title: Italian Sketchbook, Studies from Florence and Rome, begun 1787

Date:
1787
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black ink and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper bound in vellum
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 5/8 x 6 inches (21.9 x 15.2 cm) and Spine: 9 inches (22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Perseus by Benvenuto Cellini"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.468(2)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Sketchbooks
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:66578
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Eckart Marchand, Flaxman: The Yale Sketchbook, Sketchbook Used by John Flaxman During His Stay in Italy (1787-94) Containing Sketches from Florence and Rome, Dated 4 November 1787 , vol. 72, 2010, pp. 119-85, figs. 1-87, N12 W35 A1 72 + (YCBA)


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