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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1998.8
People
Philibert d'Amiens de Ranchicourt, French (Bethune 1781 - 1825)
Title
Study of the Borghese Gladiator as a Skeleton
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
after 1812
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black, red and white chalk on blue wove paper
Dimensions
61.2 x 46.4 cm (24 1/8 x 18 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower right, black ink: Philibert De Ranchicourt
Provenance
Michel-Witold Gierzod, Paris, sold to Harvard University Art Museums, 1998.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Marian H. Phinney Fund
Accession Year
1998
Object Number
1998.8
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Ewa Lajer-Burcharth and Elizabeth M. Rudy, ed., Drawing: The Invention of a Modern Medium, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, 2017), pp. 239-241, 287, repr. p. 239 as fig. 4

Exhibition History

Drawing: The Invention of a Modern Medium, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/21/2017 - 05/07/2017

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