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Profile of a Woman

A work made of black chalk, on ivory laid writing paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of black chalk, on ivory laid writing paper.

Date:

1802

Artist:

Jean Baptiste Joseph Wicar
French, 1762-1834

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Baptiste Joseph Wicar

Title

Profile of a Woman

Origin

France

Date

1802–1834

Medium

Black chalk, on ivory laid writing paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower left, in black chalk: Wicar. 1802 Lower left corner, blue ink stamp: GV (estimated), in oval; lower right corner, red ink stamp: Carlo Prayer, in oval Inscribed verso, right edge, in red chalk: 0.633; lower right corner, in pen and brown ink, 323/2

Dimensions

118 × 166 mm

Credit Line

Julius Lewis Endowment, and Celia and David Hilliard

Reference Number

1987.187

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