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Pencil Drawing - Isabella - Study for old Woman

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1927P902
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1848 - 1848

Maker Information

Artist:John Everett Millais - View biography for John Everett Millais

Notes

The subject illustrates Keats' poem 'Isabella' or 'The Pot of Basil', derived from a story by Boccaccio.

One of four studies in Birmingham's collection for the painting 'Lorenzo and Isabella' in the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, exhibited at the Royal Academy, London in 1849.

Bequeathed by James Richardson Holliday, 1927.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pencil on paper.
Material(s):Pencil

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Dimensions

Height:339 mm
Width:250 mm