Study of a Standing Man with Headcloth and Two Studies of his Hands, Wilhelm Schadow, early to mid-19th century

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Study of a Standing Man with Headcloth and Two Studies of his Hands, early to mid-19th century, Graphite, heightened with white chalk, on light brown paper, sheet: 14 13/16 x 10 3/8 in. (37.7 x 26.4 cm), Drawings, Wilhelm Schadow (German, Berlin 1788–1862 Düsseldorf), Finely executed with a silvery graphite and gently highlighted with white chalk, this drawing presents a life study of a sacerdotal figure in a romanticized medieval headcloth. At the bottom the artist repeated an enlarged and detailed study of the figure’s hands