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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1866,1110.959

  • Description

    Head of a young man with nape-length wavy hair, in proile to right, wearing a large beret with plumes hanging down from it; a few small sketches surrounding it, including a head of a bearded man in a plumed turban in profile to left.
    Drypoint and etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1743-1744 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 70 millimetres (trimmed?)
    • Width: 94 millimetres (trimmed?)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Annotated in black ink on the verso 'J Evans 1744'
  • Curator's comments

    In the manner of Leonardo or Rembrandt.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1866

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1866,1110.959

Head of a young man with nape-length wavy hair, in proile to right, wearing a large beret with plumes hanging down from it; a few small sketches surrounding it, including a head of a bearded man in a plumed turban in profile to left.  Drypoint and etching

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Head of a young man with nape-length wavy hair, in proile to right, wearing a large beret with plumes hanging down from it; a few small sketches surrounding it, including a head of a bearded man in a plumed turban in profile to left. Drypoint and etching

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