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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pruna, Pedro, born 1904 - died 1977 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Indian ink on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.1148-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 293

Physical description

Drawing of a young woman wearing trousers and a forage cap seated, resting her arms on a table. On the left, a figure (corpse of a nun?) is propped against a wall.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

1936 (made)

Artist/maker

Pruna, Pedro, born 1904 - died 1977 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Indian ink on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 'Pruna 36'
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 10 1/2 in, Width: 8 1/2 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Pedro Pruna: A young woman wearing trousers and a forage cap seated, resting her arms on a table.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Materials

Paper; Indian ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Women; Cap; Figure; Trousers; Nun; Corpse; Table; Arm; Wall

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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