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Academic nude
charcoal and pencil
61.6 × 40.4 cm irreg. (image) 61.6 × 47.2 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
inscribed in pen and brown ink l.l.: The first figure from life, at Mr Drolling’s Academy, Paris / Wm Strutt (m Strutt underlined) / A.D. 1838, or 1839. (38, or 183 underlined)
Accession Number
Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display