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Head of an angel. Drawing, c. 1791, after G. Reni.

  • Reni, Guido, 1575-1642
Date:
ca. 1791
Reference:
29478i
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In the text, Lavater comments that he prefers the Reni to the Raphael (Wellcome Library no. 29479i)

Publication/Creation

[London], ca. 1791.

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1 drawing : pencil

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 29478i

Notes

One drawing in a group of drawings apparently prepared under the supervision of Thomas Holloway (1748-1827) for the English edition of J.C. Lavater, Essays on physiognomy, trans. Henry Hunter, London 1789-1798

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