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A knight on horseback with his arms outstreched facing a woman standing beside him.
Pen brown ink and wash over graphite
- Production date
- 1858 (about (see inscription))
Height: 202 millimetres
Width: 130 millimetres
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- One of a collection of 42 drawings by Sir Joseph Noel Paton and 2 by Waller Hugh Paton from the John Christian collection.
John Christian purchased this drawing from the Maas Gallery. He retained the invoice No: 2043, dated 7th January 2002 which provides the following information:
"D13700 Sir Joseph Noel Paton RSA (1821-1901), Knight on horseback with Maiden. Pen and ink on paper; letter from Royal Scottish Academy of Painting verso; 8 x 5 1/4 inches."
The drawing is annotated 'MG13700' (verso) perhaps a collection number or stock number.
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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