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Study for Mercury and Herse

A work made of black chalk, with brush and brown and gray wash, on paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk, with brush and brown and gray wash, on paper.

Date:

c. 1649

Artist:

Laurent de La Hyre
French, 1606-1656

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Laurent de La Hyre

Title

Study for Mercury and Herse

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1644–1654

Medium

Black chalk, with brush and brown and gray wash, on paper

Dimensions

27.6 × 23.5 cm (10 7/8 × 9 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.246

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