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An 'ideal head' shown to have slight idiosyncrasies in physiognomy. Drawing, c. 1789, after Raphael.

  • Raphael, 1483-1520.
Date
c. 1789
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28688i
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Description

Lavater's text comments on the subtle differences between these three 'ideal heads' (Wellcome Library nos. 28686i, 28688i and 28689i) which would elude all but the eye of the physiognomist

Publication/Creation

[London], c. 1789.

Physical description

1 drawing : graphite

Creator/production credits

Anker Smith is credited as engraver in the book

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 28688i


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