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Drawing, Child's Head Bent

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. We acquired it in 1942. Its medium is black crayon, white chalk support: brown wove paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

29.7 x 24.1 cm (11 11/16 x 9 1/2 in.) Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: DH / Rome / Jan/1840 / not painted

Cite this object as

Drawing, Child's Head Bent; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); Italy; black crayon, white chalk support: brown wove paper, lined; 29.7 x 24.1 cm (11 11/16 x 9 1/2 in.) Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-122

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