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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Dyce, Alexander Rev, born 1798 - died 1869
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    early - mid 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dyce, Alexander Rev, born 1798 - died 1869 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    drawn in sepia, heightened with white, on brown paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.979

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 28

Physical description

Study of an old man's head, larger than life, and turned to the left; Drawn in sepia, heightened with white, on brown paper; The subject is the same as in DYCE.980.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, drawn)

Date

early - mid 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Dyce, Alexander Rev, born 1798 - died 1869 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

drawn in sepia, heightened with white, on brown paper

Dimensions

Height: 11.5 in, Width: 9.3 in

Descriptive line

Dyce, Alexander (Rev); Study of an old man's head, larger than life, and turned to the left; Drawn in sepia, heightened with white, on brown paper; English School; Early - mid 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

Brown paper; Sepia

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Heightening

Subjects depicted

Man's head

Categories

Drawings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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