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Drawing - Study of the Laocoon
  • Study of the Laocoon
    Agricola, Filippo, born 1776 - died 1857
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Study of the Laocoon

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Rome (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 to 1857 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Agricola, Filippo, born 1776 - died 1857 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Red chalk drawing on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 80

Physical description

Drawing. Study of the Laocoon.

Place of Origin

Rome (probably, drawn)


ca. 1800 to 1857 (drawn)


Agricola, Filippo, born 1776 - died 1857 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Red chalk drawing on paper


Height: 38 cm, Width: 29.5 cm

Descriptive line

Red chalk drawing by Filippo Agricola. Study of the Laocoon. One of six studies from antique sculpture. Italy, ca. 1800-1857.

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

Lambert, Susan. Drawing: Technique & Purpose. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981. p.32.


Red chalk; Paper



Subjects depicted

Art school drawings


Drawings; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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