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Drawing - Grotesque head
  • Grotesque head
    Spare, Austin Osman, born 1886 - died 1956
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Grotesque head

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1925 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spare, Austin Osman, born 1886 - died 1956 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. Charles H. L. Emanuel

  • Museum number:

    E.605-1954

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 206, box B

Physical description

Drawing depicting a grotesque head.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1925 (made)

Artist/maker

Spare, Austin Osman, born 1886 - died 1956 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Marks and inscriptions

'AOS'
Signed

'by austin osman spare 30 pages op. no 3 1925 april may'
Inscribed in ink

Dimensions

Height: 26.67 cm, Width: 35.24 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing of a grotesque head by Austin Osman Spare, 1925.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1954 London: HMSO, 1963

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Grotesques

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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