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Title

Study for a Funerary Monument

Artist

Augustin Pajou

Date

1750

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Study for a Funerary Monument: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings | Black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown and gray washes, white heightening; paper extended at top by addition of a separate piece; laid down
Size: 15 9/16 x 8 3/8 in. (39.6 x 21.3 cm) (image)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptions On columns, in pen and brown ink: [DOMI] and [PAJOU]On statue base, in pen and brown ink: [DOMIN] / (date and signature) / [tumulus]On mount, LC, in graphite: [RFF]On verso of mount, in pen and brown ink: [n. 116] Signed and dated, on statue base, in pen and black ink: [1750 Pajou Marseille]Signed or inscribed LL, in pen and brown ink: [Pajou Sculpteur fecit]
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 68.50
Artist: Augustin Pajou, French, 1730-1809
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1730-1809
Added to Site: February 28, 2009