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Chalk Drawing - Mary Ann Sandys, the Artist's Mother - Head Study

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P812
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1845c - 1849c

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys


This is a study for the painting of the artist's mother, Mary Ann Brown (1809-83), in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (c. 1849). She married Anthony Sands on the 22 December 1828.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Black, red and white chalk on light buff paper.

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Height:325 mm
Width:175 mm