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An image of Study for the head of the Queen of Sheba by Sir Edward John Poynter

Sir Edward John Poynter

(England 20 Mar 1836 – 26 Jul 1919)

Title
Study for the head of the Queen of Sheba
Year
mid 1880s
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
black and white chalk on brown paper
Dimensions

22.5 x 19.5 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1975
Accession number
39.1975
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 11 (illus.).

Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, 36, 72 (illus.). cat.no. D22

Exhibition history (4)

Victorian Olympians:

Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1993–24 Oct 1993

Sketches and studies 19th century English drawings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 14 Nov 1997–02 Mar 1998

European prints and drawings 1500-1900, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Aug 2014–02 Nov 2014