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Head of a stag. Drawing, c. 1789.
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Head of a stag. Drawing, c. 1789.
Work Type
Pencil works.
Date
c. 1789
Material
pencil
Description
1 drawing :
In applying the study of physiognomy to the animal world, Lavater asserts a "proportional difference of force and form. ... From the insect invisible to the naked eye, up to the elephant, is not the gradation of internal and external character perpetually in exact relation?" (vol. II.i. p. 99)
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Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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