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Carl Ehrenswärd as Apollo, flying to inspect Sergel and Abilgaard

Artist:
Johann Tobias Sergel (Swedish, Stockholm 1740–1814 Stockholm)
Date:
1797
Medium:
Pen and brown and gray ink, brush and brown and gray wash, over traces of graphite.
Dimensions:
8 15/16 x 14 1/8 in. (22.7 x 35.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Isaacson-Draper Foundation Gift, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.582
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed at lower left in graphite, "Sergell", and in pen and brown ink, "Domelstorp/ C.A.", and at right in pen and gray ink, "Hallands åns", and on the verso in pen and brown ink, "Sergell och Abilgaard resa sin Dysmelstorp/ i retning men Wres inte, for Kyölden och/ Snö 1797. i januaori"
Vendor: Thomas Williams Fine Art Ltd., London
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 26, 2001–May 21, 2001.

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