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Drawing: 682

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Object information

Titles

  • Algernon Charles Swinburne

Given by the arist to Fanny Cornforth who sold it to Lord Battersea; bought from him by Fairfax Murray after the New Gallery Exhibition

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 1909-07

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1861

Maker(s)

Note

The drawing was executed as a pendant to the portrait of Browning - no. 681, S. 275.

Measurements and weight

  • Height: 182 mm
  • Width: 158 mm

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

  • Watercolour : Graphite, black chalk, watercolour, bodycolour, coloured chalks heightened with white and highlights scratched out of the paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Location: Upper right corner
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1861
  • Location: Upper right corner
  • Type: Date
  • Text: New Gallery Winter Exhibition 1897-8. Title, Algernon C. Swinburne by D.G. Rossetti, Lent by Lord Battersea, Overstrand Corner. Reg no. 2.3
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Label
  • Text: A.C. Swinburne (watercolour) by D.G. Rossetti, 1861
  • Location: Verso, on wood
  • Method of creation: Ink

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: 682
  • Primary reference Number: 13344
  • Surtees: 523
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Last processed: Saturday 10 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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