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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H , Shelf E, Case 93, Box 111

An Open Book

Watercolour
ca. 1884 (painted)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Highly-finished watercolour of a seated female figure. Studies of the figure's arms at the top of the sheet.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Watercolour
Brief Description
Watercolour by Albert Moore, 'An Open Book', study for Moore's painting 'Reading Aloud' (Glasgow), ca.1884
Physical Description
Highly-finished watercolour of a seated female figure. Studies of the figure's arms at the top of the sheet.
Dimensions
  • Height: 42.2cm
  • Width: 31.2cm
Style
Object history
Purchased from the artist, 1884
Collection
Accession Number
42-1884

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record createdDecember 23, 2008
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