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An ecclesiastic with outstretched hands (perhaps a study for the resurrection of the doctor), one of a group of four studies for illustrations of the Life of St Bruno; whole-length figure of a man in ecclesiastical robes, turned to right, looking r, his left arm raised and right hand outstretched, three separate hand studies at l, and a figure with arms out in front below.
Black chalk, heightened with white; squared for transfer; on buff paper.
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Height: 410 millimetres
Width: 275 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The attribution to Louis Licherie was suggested by Dr Marijke Michielin, who has also reattributed to Licherie the related drawings 1923,0115.4, 1923,0115.6 and 1923,0115.7.
The former attribution to Le Sueur was not accepted by Professor Alain Mérot (see letter in dossier for T,14.15).
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- Associated titles
Associated Title: Life of St Bruno
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- Acquisition notes
- Three drawings were purchased and one donated from an album belonging to A.G.B.Russell with studies connected to the series of the life of St Bruno. The volume had in it the bookplate of John Waldie.
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