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Oil painting - Sarah Bernhardt
  • Sarah Bernhardt
    Bernhardt, Sarah, born 1844 - died 1923
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Sarah Bernhardt

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (painted)

  • Date:

    1896 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bernhardt, Sarah, born 1844 - died 1923 (painter)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on panel

  • Museum number:

    S.809-1991

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil portrait, apparently copied from a portrait photograph, showing Bernhardt in her preferred left profile

Place of Origin

Europe (painted)

Date

1896 (painted)

Artist/maker

Bernhardt, Sarah, born 1844 - died 1923 (painter)

Materials and Techniques

Oil on panel

Dimensions

Height: 35.7 cm, Width: 25.7 cm

Descriptive line

Oil painting, 'Sarah Bernhardt' possibly by Sarah Bernhart, 1896

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

Ashton, Geoffrey. Catalogue of Paintings at the Theatre Museum, London. ed. James Fowler, London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992. 224p. ill. ISBN 1851771026

Materials

Oil; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Categories

Portraits

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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