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Creator:
Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769–1830, British
Title:

A Life Drawing

Additional Title(s):

Crouching Venus

Date:
ca. 1789
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk, and white chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 9 1/2 inches (34.3 × 24.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Diane Nixon in honor of Lowell Libson
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2015.3
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure study
Associated People:
Venus
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:70675
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Christie's Sale Catalogue : A Catalogue of The Remaining Pictures and Unfinished Sketches of Sir Thomas Lawrence : 18 June 1831, Christie's, Christie's (UK), June 18 1831, N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.34 Oversize (YCBA) Also Available Online (Internet Archive)

Thomas Lawrence : coming of age, 1780- 1794, Phillips Wilson Publishers, London, p. 55, fig. 22, NJ18.L42 W75 2020 (YCBA)


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