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Drawing - The Painter's Wife
  • The Painter's Wife
    Cotes, Francis R.A., born 1726 - died 1770
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The Painter's Wife

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cotes, Francis R.A., born 1726 - died 1770 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Slightly washed in Indian ink, and tinted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.627

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 1

Physical description

Portrait, whole length, seated, holding a fan in her right hand and wearing a mantle over her shoulders.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

late 18th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Cotes, Francis R.A., born 1726 - died 1770 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Slightly washed in Indian ink, and tinted

Dimensions

Height: 10.3 in, Width: 6.8 in

Descriptive line

Portrait of the wife of Francis Cotes (RA). Drawing by Francis Cotes, late 18th century.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Indian ink; Wash

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Tinting

Subjects depicted

Fan; Woman; Mantle

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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