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Maker(s):Tryon, Dwight William
Culture:American (1849 - 1925)
Title:Head of Venus of Melos
Date Made:1877
Materials:charcoal and white chalk on gray paper
Place Made:France; Paris
Measurements:sheet: 14 1/4 x 12 in.; 36.195 x 30.48 cm
Narrative Inscription:  signed and dated at lower left: DW Tryon Paris 1877
Accession Number:  SC 1916.12.21
Credit Line:Gift of Dwight W. Tryon
Museum Collection:  Smith College Museum of Art

cast study of a head of a woman with hair parted in the center and held with a band; female; woman

women; archaeology; mythology

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