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Title

Study of a kneeling figure holding a bowl, and head and shoulders of a seated woman

1880s?


Artist

Sir Edward John Poynter

England

20 Mar 1836 - 26 Jul 1919


Details


Date

1880s?


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

black chalk heightened with white chalk on red-orange paper


Dimensions

29.0 x 45.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1989


Location

Not on display


Accession number

247.1990


Artist information

Sir Edward John Poynter

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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