Woman, half-length, holding a pair of compasses

Details

  • Title

    Woman, half-length, holding a pair of compasses

  • Artist/maker

    Charles Joseph Natoire (1700 - 1777)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1760 - 1777
  • Material and technique

    black and red chalk on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 24.2 x 29.7 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1936.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1936.182

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Further reading

Caviglia-Brunel, Susanna, Charles-Joseph Natoire 1700-1777 (Paris: Arthena, 2012), D. 455, p. 375, illus. p. 375

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 784

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 534

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