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Muscles of the arm and hand, shown in a similar pose to that of the 'Borghese Gladiator' by Agasias of Ephesus. Pencil and chalk (?) drawing by J.C. Zeller (?), ca. 1832.

  • Zeller, Johann Conrad, 1807-1856.
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[1832?]
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581517i
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Credit: Muscles of the arm and hand, shown in a similar pose to that of the 'Borghese Gladiator' by Agasias of Ephesus. Pencil and chalk (?) drawing by J.C. Zeller (?), ca. 1832. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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[1832?]

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1 drawing : pencil with chalk (?) ; sheet 55.2 x 37 cm

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The 'Borghese Gladiator' statue, by Agasias of Ephesus was probably executed after an earlier statue and was exhibited at the Louvre, Paris, from 1815. Previously, it had resided at the Villa Borghese in Rome. This drawing appears to have been inspired by the statue

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Wellcome Library no. 581517i

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