A boy seated on a rock, his head resting on his knees. Process print after J. H. Flandrin, 193-.

Date:
[between 1930 and 1939?]
Reference:
2046018i
Part of:
The James Gardiner Collection.
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Description

Black and white print of a drawing by Jean-Hippolyte Flandrin held in the Louvre, depicting a young boy, naked and sitting with his head bowed, resting on his knees. The pose of Flandrin's celebrated 1837 "Figure d'étude" has been widely copied by artists and photographers including Wilhelm von Gloeden.

Publication/Creation

[France] : [publisher not identified], [between 1930 and 1939?]

Physical description

1 print : process print ; 9 x 13.8 cm

Lettering

Figure d'étude.

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer.

Reference

Wellcome Collection 2046018i

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Where to find it

  • Unlabelled photograph album

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