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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1902 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in pencil and blue crayon

  • Museum number:

    E.1988-1966

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 133, box D(a)

Physical description

Drawing in pencil and blue crayon by Eric Forbes-Robertson of a girl, seated, reading a book which rests on a tablet providing space for a title, in a landscape. On the back, a design for shoes for Iago in Shakespeare's Othello. Inscribed on the back 'Leather for Iago' and with other notes.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1902 (made)

Artist/maker

Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in pencil and blue crayon

Marks and inscriptions

'Leather for Iago'
Inscribed on the back

Dimensions

Length: 35.7 cm, Height: 25.2 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing in pencil and blue crayon by Eric Forbes-Robertson of a girl, seated, reading a book which rests on a tablet providing space for a title, in a landscape. On the back, a design for shoes for Iago in Shakespeare's Othello. Inscribed on the back 'Leather for Iago' and with other notes.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 London: HMSO, 1967

Materials

Pencil; Crayon

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Girl; Tablet; Book; Landscape

Categories

Drawings; Shakespeare; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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