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Anotomaical Description of the Hand and the Wrist

Artist:
After Benjamin West (American, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 1738–1820 London)
Geography:
Possibly made in England; Possibly made in United States
Medium:
Black ink, watercolor washes, and black chalk on off-white laid paper
Dimensions:
7 7/16 x 9 1/2 in. (18.9 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1945
Accession Number:
45.50 verso
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed at upper left, inverted: 53296; at center, inverted: G. Romney; at right: T[?} Renton; across lower half of sheet: [incomplete key to the anatomical drawings]
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