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Title

Study for King Solomon

mid 1880s


Artist

Sir Edward John Poynter

England

20 Mar 1836 - 26 Jul 1919


Details


Date

mid 1880s


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

black chalk on blue paper


Dimensions

45.5 x 29.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Tony Gilbert Bequest Fund 2013


Location

Not on display


Accession number

257.2013


Artist information

Sir Edward John Poynter

Works in the collection

15


Provenance


Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago/Illinois/United States of America, Purchased by the AGNSW from Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, 'American and Europen Art' 24 September 2013, lot 335

Louis M. and Linda M. Byron, Tucson/Arizona/United States of America

P & D Colnaghi and Co, London/England, by 1960


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, Look, 'Early European works on paper', pp 20-23, Sydney, Aug 2014, p 22.

Peter Raissis, Prints & drawings Europe 1500-1900, Sydney, 2014, col illus p 168.