Classical Hero (Achilles) by John Flaxman

Drawing of one of the famous pair of classical sculptures on the Monte Cavallo, Rome.

Details

Medium:
Pen & ink & wash
Acquired in:
1953
Presented by:
The Art Fund through The Art Fund

In 2004 the Art Fund completed its first fully comprehensive audit and in the process discovered a small number of previously unrecorded items including this work. The works had formed part of larger collections presented through the Art Fund and the museums concerned did not report their details to us at the time they were donated.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

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