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Figure Study for Prometheus, 1846 or 1847

  • Thomas Cole, American, 1801-1848

Graphite pencil on tan wove paper

  • Sheet: 16 1/8 × 11 1/2 inches (41 × 29.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund

39.361

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Drawing
  • Nude
  • Figure (representation)
  • Hudson river school

1939-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Thomas Cole, Figure Study for Prometheus, 1846 or 1847, graphite pencil on tan wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, 39.361.