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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    China (probably, made)

  • Date:

    first half 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and crayon on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    E.2306-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 167, box A

Physical description

Two self portraits, one on each side of the sheet, probably studies for the portrait in the National Portrait Gallery (no. 779).

Place of Origin

China (probably, made)

Date

first half 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and crayon on paper

Dimensions

Height: 11.5 in image, Width: 10.5 in image

Object history note

These portraits of George Chinnery are probably studies for the self-portrait in the National Portrait Gallery, London (no. 779).

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Chinnery, two self-portraits, one on each side of the sheet, probably studies for the portrait in the National Portrait Gallery (no. 779), watercolour and crayon on paper, first half of 19th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Watercolour; Crayon; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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