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Dante and Virgil on the back of Geryon

Artist:
Bertel Thorvaldsen (Danish, Copenhagen 1770–1844 Copenhagen)
Date:
early 19th century
Medium:
Black and white chalk
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/16 x 10 3/4 in. (33.5 x 27.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Isaacson-Draper Foundation Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.205
Not on view
Baron Niels Rosenkrantz; Vendor: Thomas le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg
The Mitchell Gallery. "Dialogue: Words and Images in Art, 1500–1924," January 31, 2014–April 6, 2014.

Christian von Holst Dante - Vergil - Geryon. Der 17. Höllengang der Göttlichen Komödie in der bildenden Kunst. Ex. cat. Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, 1980, cat. no. 25, fig. no. 72, ill.

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