Seated Male Nude

Description (Brief)
Red chalk study of a nude male model. Studies like this one are sometimes called “academy figures” or simply “academies” because such subjects were required exercises in art schools or academies.
Location
Currently not on view
original artist
unknown
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
chalk (image material)
Measurements
sheet: 41 cm x 24 cm; 16 1/8 in x 9 7/16 in
ID Number
GA.14358
accession number
94830
catalog number
14358
Credit Line
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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