Drawing, Study for Head of Mercy in "Christiana and Her Children"
This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. It is dated March 1850 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite, white chalk on grey wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
48 x 31.7 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.)
It is signed
Signed with initials in graphite, lower right: DH –
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: 1850- / Head of Mercy / for repetition of Christiana; Verso: study for duplicate of Christiana / March / 50
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study for Head of Mercy in "Christiana and Her Children"; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite, white chalk on grey wove paper; 48 x 31.7 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-113