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Portrait sketch

  • Place of origin:

    London (drawn)
    Royal Courts of Justice (drawn)

  • Date:

    1888 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pegram, Frederick, born 1870 - died 1937 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Marjory Pegram, daughter of the artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 158, box C

Physical description

Portrait sketches.

Place of Origin

London (drawn)
Royal Courts of Justice (drawn)


1888 (made)


Pegram, Frederick, born 1870 - died 1937 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with captions


Height: 24.8 cm sheet, Width: 31.8 cm sheet

Object history note

This drawing is a preparatory sketch for an illustration on page 233, Volume 14 of The Pictorial World (New Series), 28 February 1889.

Descriptive line

Portrait sketch (from a set of 4 on 2 sheets) depicting Sir Frederic Leighton, George Smith Inglis and Edward Houston, made during the sessions of the Parnell Special Commission at the Royal Courts of Justice, pencil drawing by Frederick Pegram, 1889.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.






Portraits; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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