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Drawing - Self portrait
  • Self portrait
    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896
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Self portrait

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1856 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr. R. Campbell Thompson

  • Museum number:

    E.377-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 197

Physical description

Self-portrait in pencil by William Morris, head and shoulders, full face. On the back, a rough sketch of part of a head.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1856 (made)

Artist/maker

Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing

Dimensions

Height: 7.125 in, Width: 7.25 cm

Descriptive line

Self-portrait by William Morris, head and shoulders, full face. On the back, a rough sketch of part of a head. Great Britain, ca. 1856.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.
Fiona MacCarthy, Anarchy & beauty : William Morris and his legacy, 1860-1960 London : National Portrait Gallery, [2014], 183 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm. ISBN: 9781855144842 / 1855144840.
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Materials

Paper; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Self-portraits

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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