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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Kauffman, Angelica, born 1741 - died 1807
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, drawn)
    Rome (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    18th - early 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kauffman, Angelica, born 1741 - died 1807 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in pencil, washed with bistre

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.742

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 3

Physical description

Seated figure of Fame, holding a trumpet in her right hand, and between her knees; Drawn in pencil, washed with bistre; A circular shape.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, drawn)
Rome (possibly, drawn)

Date

18th - early 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Kauffman, Angelica, born 1741 - died 1807 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in pencil, washed with bistre

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8 in

Descriptive line

Kauffman, Angelica (RA); Seated figure of Fame, holding a trumpet in her right hand, and between her knees; Drawn in pencil, washed with bistre; A circular shape; English School; 18th - early 19th 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; Pencil; Bistre

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Woman; Trumpet

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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