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drawing

drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1902 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sepia ink and pencil on paper

  • Museum number:

    BP.1126(III)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Ribby's drawing water from a spring

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

1902 (drawn)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Sepia ink and pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Aviemore
watermark

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm, Width: 26.5 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

Sepia ink and pencil study of Ribby drawing water from a spring. Beatrix Potter. Great Britain, ca. 1902. Linder Bequest cat. no. LB 763

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.763
p.80; no.763
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

Pencil; Paper; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Cat; Spring

Categories

Animals and Wildlife; Illustration

Production Type

Unique

Collection

National Art Library

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