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An image of Studies for 'Whispers' and 'Wedded' by Lord Frederic Leighton

Lord Frederic Leighton

(England 03 Dec 1830 – 25 Jan 1896)

Title
Studies for 'Whispers' and 'Wedded'
Year
circa 1881
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
black and white chalk on blue paper
Dimensions

23.5 x 31.2 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1975
Accession number
42.1975
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Bibliography (3)

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 9.

Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, 34, 69 (illus.). cat.no. D6

Terence Maloon and Peter Raissis (Editors), Michelangelo to Matisse: drawing the figure, Sydney, 1999. cat.no. 186

Exhibition history (5)

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

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

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