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Figures facing right: a study for the left side of Achilles Swearing Revenge at the Bier of Patroclus.

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Provenance

Henri Gérard, nephew of the artist; Comte Foy, husband of Henri Gérard's grand-niece; Comtesse Foy (the actress Elvira Popesco); Jill Newhouse, New York; Sotheby's, New York, Sale 7424, 26 January 2000, unsold; purchased after sale by MFA, March 2000.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund

Early 19th century

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.9 x 5.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.561

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink

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