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Drawing - The Jockey
  • The Jockey
    Orpen, William Newenham Montague K.B.E., R.A., R.I.
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The Jockey

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, made)
    Dublin (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1910 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Orpen, William Newenham Montague K.B.E., R.A., R.I. (Sir), born 1878 - died 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Alfred W. Rich Bequest

  • Museum number:

    E.2156-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 199, box C

Physical description

Study for the oil painting 'The Jockey', a self-portrait with the artist dressed in jockey's clothing.

Place of Origin

London (possibly, made)
Dublin (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1910 (made)

Artist/maker

Orpen, William Newenham Montague K.B.E., R.A., R.I. (Sir), born 1878 - died 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink drawing

Marks and inscriptions

William Orpen
signed

Dimensions

Height: 6.75 in, Width: 6 in

Descriptive line

Study for the self-portrait 'The Jockey', pen and ink drawing, William Orpen, London or Dublin, ca. 1910

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Jockey; Self-portrait

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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