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Head of a Man (recto); Head of a Woman (verso)

A work made of charcoal, heightened with white chalk (recto), and charcoal (verso) on blue laid paper.
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  • A work made of charcoal, heightened with white chalk (recto), and charcoal (verso) on blue laid paper.

Date:

1710/20

Artist:

Possibly Jonathan Richardson (British, 1667-1745)
or Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (Italian, 1682-1754)
or a follower of Godfrey Kneller (British, born Germany, 1646-1723)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jonathan Richardson, the elder

Title

Head of a Man (recto); Head of a Woman (verso)

Place

United Kingdom (Artist's nationality)

Date

1710–1720

Medium

Charcoal, heightened with white chalk (recto), and charcoal (verso) on blue laid paper

Dimensions

35 × 25.3 cm (13 13/16 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.907

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