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Chiron Teaching Achilles to Shoot with the Bow

A work made of black chalk with white chalk on tan wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of black chalk with white chalk on tan wove paper.

Date:

after 1810

Artist:

Bertel Thorvaldsen
Danish, 1770-1844

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Bertel Thorvaldsen

Title

Chiron Teaching Achilles to Shoot with the Bow

Origin

Denmark

Date

1810–1844

Medium

Black chalk with white chalk on tan wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed lower center, in black crayon: "A Thorvaldsen Fecit"

Dimensions

372 × 433 mm

Credit Line

Regenstein Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2019.924

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