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Cast drawing of three busts, 1893

1893 / Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

PPL-AA2020.56.jpg

A cast drawing by Helen Pearson. Charcoal or graphite on paper. Three busts are drawn side-by-side; right is possibly the bust of The Dying Slave by Michelangelo (1475-1564), carved between 1513 and 1516. "Helen Pearson '93" is handwritten in the bottom right corner. Paper is mounted on thin cardboard.

~ Pearson, Helen (1870-1949), “Cast drawing of three busts, 1893,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed September 25, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/2483.

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Title

Cast drawing of three busts, 1893

Subject

Busts
Drawing
Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564. Dying slave

Description

A cast drawing by Helen Pearson. Charcoal or graphite on paper. Three busts are drawn side-by-side; right is possibly the bust of The Dying Slave by Michelangelo (1475-1564), carved between 1513 and 1516. "Helen Pearson '93" is handwritten in the bottom right corner. Paper is mounted on thin cardboard.

Creator

Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

Source

Helen Pearson Portfolio

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1893

Contributor

Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-AA:2020.56