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Drawing - Studies of pear and apple trees
  • Studies of pear and apple trees
    Leighton, Frederic Lord, born 1830 - died 1896
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Studies of pear and apple trees

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    14/08/1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Leighton, Frederic Lord, born 1830 - died 1896 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.960-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 191, box C

Physical description

Studies in pencil (3 on 1 sheet) of branches, one from a pear tree and a further from an apple tree. Date in the centre of the sheet. Bears the printed monogram of Sir Edward John Poynter.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

14/08/1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Leighton, Frederic Lord, born 1830 - died 1896 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Aug 14 . 70'
Inscribed in pencil in the centre of the sheet.

'EJP'
Printed mark of the collection of Sir Edward John Poynter.

Dimensions

Height: 23.7 cm, Width: 20.9 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Frederic Leighton R.A., R.W.S. (Baron Leighton of Stretton): Studies (3 on 1 sheet) of branches bearing foliage and fruit.

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

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Pears; Branches (tree); Apples

Categories

Drawings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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