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Lamentation over the body of Christ

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Inscription

Inscription on verso, in pen and brown ink, visible on recto, bottom right edge, cropped, illegible. Extensive inscriptions on verso of mount in pen and brown ink (Esdaile's hand?) and graphite, dealing with attribution and provenance.

Provenance

Robert Fullarton Udny (1722-1802, London, Lugt 2248); William Esdaile (1758-1837, London, Lugt 2617); Sir Robert Ludwig Mond (1867-1938, London, Lugt suppl. 2813a); Paul Bernat (1902-1988, MA); acquired October 1987

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Helen Bernat

Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 26 x 21.5 cm (10 1/4 x 8 7/16 in.) Framed: 46 x 41 cm (18 1/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1987.517

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink, black chalk, and blue and white watercolor on cream laid paper, somewhat darkened, mounted down

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