Dante Window (study for Purgatorio, Medallion 8, Canto 30: Head of one of the figures of Virtue)

  • Violet Oakley, Dante Window (study for Purgatorio, Medallion 8, Canto 30: Head of one of the figures of Virtue), ca. 1912, sanguine chalk heightened with white on paper mounted on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Violet Oakley Memorial Foundation, 1983.39.6

Title
Dante Window (study for Purgatorio, Medallion 8, Canto 30: Head of one of the figures of Virtue)
Artist
Date
ca. 1912
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sheet: 9 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (24.4 x 18.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the Violet Oakley Memorial Foundation

Mediums
Mediums Description
sanguine chalk heightened with white on paper mounted on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure female – head
  • Study
  • Literature – Dante – Divine Comedy
  • Allegory – quality – virtue
Object Number
1983.39.6
Palette
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