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Pencil Drawing - Medallion Head of a Sybil

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1970P143
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1874c - 1875c

Maker Information

Artist:Charles Fairfax Murray - View biography for Charles Fairfax Murray


This drawing appears to relate to working in the Sistine Chapel, when Fairfax Murray asked by Ruskin to produce copies of the Chapel for the Arundel Society, 1874-75.

Found unaccessioned in 1970, possibly from the Bequest of J R Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on heavy paper.


Height:355 mm
Width:252 mm