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1942

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2016

2022

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Drawing, Study for "Communion of the Sick"

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. It is dated 1844–45 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite, white chalk on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

30.7 x 46.5 cm (12 1/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite with initials, lower right: DH

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: Rome / Communion of Sick

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for "Communion of the Sick"; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite, white chalk on off-white wove paper; 30.7 x 46.5 cm (12 1/16 x 18 5/16 in.) ; Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-49

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