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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900-1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tonks, Henry, born 1862 - died 1937 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pastel drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Collins Baker in memory of the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 150

Physical description

Pastel drawing depicting a woman in a white nightdress lying in bed and pulling a bed-curtain back with her left hand

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)


ca. 1900-1930 (made)


Tonks, Henry, born 1862 - died 1937 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pastel drawing


Height: 17.25 in, Width: 22 in

Descriptive line

Henry Tonks. Woman in a white nightdress lying in bed. Great Britain, ca. 1900-1930.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.


Paper; Pastel



Subjects depicted

Night; Nightdresses; Sleep; Bed; Bed curtains


Drawings; Furniture; Underwear


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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