Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Drawing - The Profile on the Wall: Sketch for 'The Origin of a Painter'

The Profile on the Wall: Sketch for 'The Origin of a Painter'

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chalk drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks

  • Museum number:

    FA.63

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 76

Physical description

Chalk drawing entitled 'The Profile on the Wall'.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

early 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Chalk drawing

Dimensions

Height: 7.625 in, Width: 6.25 in

Descriptive line

Chalk drawing by William Mulready entitled 'The Profile on the Wall', a preliminary sketch for the picture 'The Origin of a Painter'. British School, ca. early 19th century.

Materials

Paper; Chalk

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Artists; Painters

Categories

Drawings; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.