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Cast drawing of L’Écorché

Date Unknown / Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

PPL-AA2020.54.jpg

A cast drawing of L’Écorché by Helen Pearson. Charcoal on paper. The original L’Écorché was sculpted in the 18th century by French neoclassical sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828). "H. Pearson -" is handwritten in ink on the mat in the bottom right corner. Below that, "Portsmouth, N.H." is handwritten in pencil. The paper is mounted on a green mat. The paper bears an indistinguishable watermark in the top left corner.

~ Pearson, Helen (1870-1949), “Cast drawing of L’Écorché,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed January 19, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/2481.

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Title

Cast drawing of L’Écorché

Subject

Statues
Drawing
Men
Anatomy

Description

A cast drawing of L’Écorché by Helen Pearson. Charcoal on paper. The original L’Écorché was sculpted in the 18th century by French neoclassical sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828). "H. Pearson -" is handwritten in ink on the mat in the bottom right corner. Below that, "Portsmouth, N.H." is handwritten in pencil. The paper is mounted on a green mat. The paper bears an indistinguishable watermark in the top left corner.

Creator

Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

Source

Helen Pearson Portfolio

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Contributor

Houdon, Jean-Antoine (1741-1828)

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-AA:2020.54