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A Boy seated Drawing

Photo credit: The National Gallery, London

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The boy is reading, having put down the book at his feet in which he was drawing a cast of the Christ Child from Michelangelos statue of the Virgin...

The National Gallery, London


  • Date

    probably 1700-1800

  • Medium

    Oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    127 x 99.5 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    Presented by Mr and Mrs J.G. Lousada through The Art Fund to the Tate Gallery, 1921; transferred, 1922

The National Gallery, London

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