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Votes for women

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1953,0509.321

  • Title (object)

    • Votes for women
  • Description

    A woman jumping on the left, with arms open, holding papers in hands; a naked woman on the right, looking towards the first woman; a semi-naked body lying on the ground in the centre; three women seated behind it, seen from behind; three heads of women at extreme right, surrounding a slogan which is lettered: "Vot[e] fo[r] w[omen]"; third state. 1908
    Drypoint with sandpaper-tone

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1908
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 159 millimetres
    • Width: 244 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed below image in pencil by engraver, inscribed by David Strang with catalogue number, title and: "3rd state (of 4) DS."
  • Bibliography

    • Strang 1906-23 491 bibliographic details
    • Strang 1962 602.III bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1953

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1953,0509.321

A woman jumping on the left, with arms open, holding papers in hands; a naked woman on the right, looking towards the first woman; a semi-naked body lying on the ground in the centre; three women seated behind it, seen from behind; three heads of women at extreme right, surrounding a slogan which is lettered: "Vot[e] fo[r] w[omen]"; third state.  1908  Drypoint with sandpaper-tone

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A woman jumping on the left, with arms open, holding papers in hands; a naked woman on the right, looking towards the first woman; a semi-naked body lying on the ground in the centre; three women seated behind it, seen from behind; three heads of women at extreme right, surrounding a slogan which is lettered: "Vot[e] fo[r] w[omen]"; third state. 1908 Drypoint with sandpaper-tone

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