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Drawing - Caricature portrait of Samuel Palmer
  • Caricature portrait of Samuel Palmer
    Richmond, George, born 1809 - died 1896
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Caricature portrait of Samuel Palmer

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    22 September 1829 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Richmond, George, born 1809 - died 1896 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn in pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lady Kennedy

  • Museum number:

    E.1299-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 202, box B

Physical description

Caricature portrait of Samuel Palmer, seen from the back, wearing a very wide brimmed hat and carrying a large umbrella upside down.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

22 September 1829 (made)

Artist/maker

Richmond, George, born 1809 - died 1896 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawn in pencil

Marks and inscriptions

'Sambo Palmer Sep 22 1829'
Inscribed.

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm, Width: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Caricature portrait of Samuel Palmer, seen from the back, wearing a very wide brimmed hat. Drawn in pencil by George Richmond, Great Britain, 1829.

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

Vaughan, William, Elizabeth E. Barker and Colin Harrison, eds. Samuel Palmer 1805-1881: Vision and Landscape. London: The British Museum Press, 2005. 256 p., ill. (chiefly col.). Catalogue of the exhibition held at the British Museum, 12 October 2005 – 22 January 2006. ISBN 0714126411. Cat. no. 55, p.129, illus.
Catalogue of an Exhibition of Drawings, Etchings & Woodcuts by Samuel Palmer and other Disciples of William Blake October 20 - December 31, 1926. London : Published under the authority of the Board of Education, 1926. Publication No. 178 E.I.D.

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Caricature

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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