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Die Schöne Metzgerin

  • Object:

    Pastel and watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1927 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ziegler, Richard, born 1891 - died 1992 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pastel with touches of watercolour on Japan paper

  • Museum number:

    P.71-1984

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room WS, case R, shelf 73, box L

Physical description

Pastel with touches of watercolour on Japan paper entitled 'Lovely Butcheress', or 'Die Schöne Metzgerin'. Signed in German cursive script and dated.

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, painted)

Date

1927 (painted)

Artist/maker

Ziegler, Richard, born 1891 - died 1992 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pastel with touches of watercolour on Japan paper

Marks and inscriptions

R. Ziegler
Signed lower right in German cursive script

416-3
Inscribed lower left

1927
Inscribed on the old mount alongside title

Dimensions

Height: 42.7 cm, Width: 31 cm

Descriptive line

Pastel on Japan paper entitled 'Lovely Butcheress', or 'Die Schöne Metzgerin' by Richard Ziegler. Germany, 1927.

Materials

Pastel; Japan; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing; Wash

Subjects depicted

Women; Portrait; Butcher; Food

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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