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Creator:
Hubert-François Gravelot, 1699–1773, French, active in Britain (1733–45)
Title:
Design for a Frontispiece: Bust of a Roman Man
Date:
undated
Medium:
Red chalk and graphite, incised for transfer on medium, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (19.1 × 13.3 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 9 × 6 7/8 inches (22.9 × 17.5 cm), and Mount: 15 1/2 x 11 1/8 inches (39.4 x 28.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.461
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bust | design (discipline) | genre subject | man | poet
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9955
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