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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:

    Drawing

  • 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:

    D.2269-1885

  • 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)

Date

ca. 1800 to 1857 (drawn)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Red chalk drawing on paper

Dimensions

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.

Materials

Red chalk; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Art school drawings

Categories

Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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