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Head of St. John

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    18th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Reynolds, Joshua (Sir), born 1723 - died 1792 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in black chalk and varnished

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.700

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 4

Physical description

Head of St. John; Drawn in black chalk and varnished.

Place of Origin

England (probably, drawn)

Date

18th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Reynolds, Joshua (Sir), born 1723 - died 1792 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in black chalk and varnished

Dimensions

Height: 12 in, Width: 8.5 in

Object history note

Collection-Dowager Marchioness of Thomond.

Descriptive line

Reynolds, Joshua (Sir); Head of St. John; Drawn in black chalk and varnished; English School; 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Black chalk

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Varnishing

Subjects depicted

Man's head

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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