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An image of Three studies of sleeping girls for the painting 'Cymon and Iphigenia' by Frederic Leighton

Frederic Leighton

(England 03 Dec 1830 – 25 Jan 1896)

Title
Three studies of sleeping girls for the painting 'Cymon and Iphigenia'
Year
(circa 1883)
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
black and white chalk on brown paper
Dimensions

30.0 x 23.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1985
Accession number
408.1985
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 200

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 2 (illus.), 9. no catalogue numbers

Renée Free, Fin de Siècle, Sydney, Jan 1994. no catalogue numbers

Terence Maloon and Peter Raissis (Editors), Michelangelo to Matisse: drawing the figure, Sydney, 1999, 193 [colour illus.]. cat.no. 200

Exhibition history (5)

Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Sep 1986–23 Nov 1986

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

Fin de Siècle: posters prints drawings from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Jan 1994–13 Mar 1994

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

Michelangelo to Matisse: Drawing the figure, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Nov 1999–27 Feb 2000