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Study of a standing female nude

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    May 1851 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and pencil drawing on tracing paper

  • Museum number:

    6459

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 79, box B

Physical description

Drawing; inscribed and dated. Study of a standing female nude.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

May 1851 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and pencil drawing on tracing paper

Marks and inscriptions

'May 20, '51'
Dated

'May 31'
Dated

Inscribed with measurements

Dimensions

Height: 27.5 cm, Width: 15.7 cm

Descriptive line

Pen, ink and pencil drawing by William Mulready. Study of a standing female nude. British School, 1851.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lambert, Susan. Drawing: Technique & Purpose. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981. p.35.

Materials

Ink; Pencil; Tracing paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Nudes; Women

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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