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drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1902 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Potter, Beatrix, born 1866 - died 1943 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and pencil on paper

  • Museum number:

    BP.1126(IV)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Study of Duchess walking down a leafy path with a stone wall to the right. Duchess is only faintly pencilled in.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

1902 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Potter, Beatrix, born 1866 - died 1943 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and pencil on paper

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm, Width: 25.5 cm

Object history note

Acquired by the V&A from Leslie Linder (1904-1973) in 1973 as part of the Linder Bequest, a collection of ca. 2150 watercolours, drawings, literary manuscripts, correspondence, books, photographs, and other memorabilia associated with Beatrix Potter and her family.

Descriptive line

Duchess walking down a leafy path. Beatrix Potter. Great Britain, 1902.

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

Hobbs, Anne Stevenson, and Joyce Irene Whalley, eds. Beatrix Potter: the V & A collection: the Leslie Linder bequest of Beatrix Potter material: watercolours, drawings, manuscripts, books, photographs and memorabilia. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985. p.80; no.764
p.80; no.764
Hobbs, Anne Stevenson, and Joyce Irene Whalley, eds. Beatrix Potter: the V & A collection : the Leslie Linder bequest of Beatrix Potter material : watercolours, drawings, manuscripts, books, photographs and memorabilia. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985.

Materials

Pen and ink; Pencil; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Production Type

Unique

Collection

National Art Library

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