The Death of Socrates

Artist: Jacques Louis David (French, Paris 1748–1825 Brussels)
Date: ca. 1782
Medium: Pen and black ink, with brush and gray wash over black chalk, with light squaring in black chalk
Dimensions: Sheet: 9 5/8 × 14 7/8 in. (24.4 × 37.8 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2013
Accession Number: 2013.59

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