Recto: A youth, holding up a length of paper
Verso: A study of the corner of a monument and a ground plan of the same

Details

  • Title

    Recto: A youth, holding up a length of paper Verso: A study of the corner of a monument and a ground plan of the same

  • Artist/maker

    Charles Joseph Natoire (1700 - 1777)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1745 - 1746
  • Material and technique

    recto: black chalk on laid paper
    verso: black chalk (the monument) and red chalk (the ground plan)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 24.9 x 12.1 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1966.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1966.45.1

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Further reading

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 783

Caviglia-Brunel, Susanna, Charles-Joseph Natoire 1700-1777 (Paris: Arthena, 2012), D. 365, p. 335, illus. p. 335

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