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The Six-Footed Serpent Attacking Agnolo Brunelleschi

Date: ca. 1826-1827
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 13 in. (24.2 x 33 cm.)
sheet: 9 11/16 x 13 in. (24.6 x 33 cm.)
Medium: pencil on wove paper
Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Inscription: Inscribed on verso in pencil: 8/16 Pencil sketch by Blake of a standing woman on verso
Object Number: 000.43
Label Text:A preliminary drawing for the fourth Dante engraving. The poor condition of the paper and pencil lines may have resulted from the transfer of the drawing facedown onto the copperplate.
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