Marble Head of Athena
Plate XLIX from Richard Payne Knight, Specimens of antient sculpture, Ægyptian, Etruscan, Greek and Roman, selected from different collections in Great Britain (London: Bensley, 1809)

John Samuel Agar, British, 1773 - 1858. After an Antique Sculpture.

Made in London, England, Europe


Engraving and stipple, printed in brown ink

Plate: 10 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches (27.7 x 22.6 cm) Sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 7/8 inches (37.5 x 27.7 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

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Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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