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Prometheus (Figure of a Nude Man Chained on Top of a Cliff)

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Inscription

l.r. graphite: Prometheus

Provenance

Allston Trust; gift to MFA, October 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Allston Trust, by exchange

1799–1843

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.1 x 28.8 cm (8 11/16 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.939

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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