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Drawing - Self portrait
  • Self portrait
    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896
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Self portrait

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    29 July 1856 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr. R. Campbell Thompson

  • Museum number:

    E.376-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 97

Physical description

Self-portrait by William Morris, half-length seated, facing three-quarters to right. Signed with monogram and dated 'July 29th'.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

29 July 1856 (made)

Artist/maker

Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Signed with monogram 'WM' and dated 'July 29th'.

July 28th
dated

Dimensions

Height: 28.6 cm, Width: 22.2 cm

Descriptive line

Self-portrait by William Morris, half-length seated, facing three-quarters to right. Great Britain, 1856.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.
Tim Barringer, Jason Rosenfeld, Alison Smith, London, Tate Publishing: 2012. ISBN: 978-1-84976-015-7.
Cat 20; p.38-9
Tim Barringer, Jason Rosenfeld, Alison Smith, Pre-Raphaelites. Victorian Art and Design London: Tate Gallery, 2012. ISBN: 9781849761703.
p. 38/9
[edited by Ciara Moloney and Sally Shaw]. Love is enough : William Morris & Andy Warhol Oxford : Modern Art Oxford, 2014. ISBN: 9781901352634


p. 42

Materials

Paper; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Self-portraits

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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