- Museum number
Sketch for the painting 'White Knights'; interior of a room, two women, wearing long dressed, kissing, their hands in a bowl placed on a pedestal, behind a figure bending down, a lantern in the corner of the room. c.1899
Watercolour and coloured chalks
Verso: Two figures standing facing one another in a room
- Production date
- 1893 (circa)
Height: 350 millimetres
Width: 246 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Compare the lithograph of the same composition by Shannon in 'The Dial', No III 1893.
Exhibited at the National Gallery, 1940, in the exhibition of 20th century British paintings (see label attached).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1940 London, Nat.Gall., XXc British Paintings
1969, BM, 'Royal Academy Draughtsmen 1769-1969', no.295
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
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