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Man Gathering Stones (study for Martyrdom)
Man Gathering Stones (study for Martyrdom)
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Red Crayon And Chalk On Tan Laid Paper, Laminated To Paper Mount.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 124 x 155 mm (4 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. , Hellman no. as (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915); Collections: Cogswell #118 (Hellman #215);M.L.Schiff.

Accession Number:
1963.24.199
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

man down on one knee extends an arm out in front of him: in each hand he holds an egg shaped rock; he
wears a skull cap and simple draped garb

Sketch of a man bending over to pick up stones, wears simple cotton clothes and a tight fitting cap, holds a sack full of stones under one arm as he reaches to gather another on the ground.