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A valiant and resolute man (as described by Lavater): profile. Drawing, c. 1793.

Lavater, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801.
Date
c. 1793

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Description

On the contents page to the published book, this design is entitled 'Profile of a great personage'. In the text, Lavater describes the man as valiant and elevated; "no one but a man mature, solid, resolute, sure of his plan and of his aim, could have furnished the idea of [this] profile"

Publication/Creation

[London], c. 1793.

Physical description

1 drawing : pencil

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 31501i



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