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print study / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1893,0804.3

  • Description

    Academy for instruction in the use of the fan, study for an illustration to Addison's essay in 'The Spectator', Exercise of the Fan; room with a row of ladies seated against the wall at the back and at left, all holding fans, in the use of which a dancing master standing at right is instructing them, beyond a screen, at r, is a door into another room, in which other figures are seen Pen and brown ink, over red chalk Verso; Head studies Graphite

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  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1824-1862
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 189 millimetres
    • Width: 277 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Verso: inscribed with numbers
  • Curator's comments

    See also 1893,0804.2 See also 1856,0913.25

  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PVII)

  • Exhibition history

    1985/6 Nov-Jan, Geffrye Museum, 'Solomon Family of Painters', no. 7 1986 Jan-Mar, Birmingham AG, 'Solomon Family of Painters', no. 7

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Spectator
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1893

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1893,0804.3

Academy for instruction in the use of the fan, study for an illustration to Addison's essay in 'The Spectator', Exercise of the Fan; room with a row of ladies seated against the wall at the back and at l, all holding fans, in the use of which a dancing master standing at right is instructing them, beyond a screen, at r, is a door into another room, in which other figures are seen Pen and brown ink, over red chalk Verso; Head studies Graphite

Recto

Academy for instruction in the use of the fan, study for an illustration to Addison's essay in 'The Spectator', Exercise of the Fan; room with a row of ladies seated against the wall at the back and at l, all holding fans, in the use of which a dancing master standing at right is instructing them, beyond a screen, at r, is a door into another room, in which other figures are seen Pen and brown ink, over red chalk Verso; Head studies Graphite

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