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print study / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1937,0729.186

  • Description

    Artwork for photographic reproduction for publication; view of the old Greek Church on Charing Cross Road, London; the church of St Mary the Virgin; an elegantly dressed woman holding an umbrella crossing road towards viewer in foreground, a lamp post to the right, other figures outside church. 1897
    Pen and ink with some blue chalk

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1897
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 339 millimetres
    • Width: 258 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        In pen at bottom of image "The Old Greek Church, Charing X Rd / The Church of St Mary the Virgin / The subject of Hogarths PIcture 'Noon', & Hall [inclear] 'Christian'". With signature, and date '97.
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/London Topography)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1937

  • 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.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1937,0729.186

Artwork for photographic reproduction for publication; view of the old Greek Church on Charing Cross Road, London; the church of St Mary the Virgin; an elegantly dressed woman holding an umbrella crossing road towards viewer in foreground, a lamp post to the right, other figures outside church.  1897  Pen and ink with some blue chalk

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Artwork for photographic reproduction for publication; view of the old Greek Church on Charing Cross Road, London; the church of St Mary the Virgin; an elegantly dressed woman holding an umbrella crossing road towards viewer in foreground, a lamp post to the right, other figures outside church. 1897 Pen and ink with some blue chalk

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