Head of a bearded man, seen from below

Details

  • Title

    Head of a bearded man, seen from below

  • Artist/maker

    after Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640)
    attributed to Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684 - 1721)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1715 - 1721
  • Material and technique

    black and red chalks, touched with white chalks, on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 29.6 x 21.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, 1955.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1955.82

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Further reading

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 845

Rosenberg, Pierre, Prat, Louis-Antoine, Antoine Watteau, 1684-1721. Catalogue raisonné des dessins (Paris, 1996), R. 499

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