After William BlakeChrist in the Carpenter's Shop: The Humility of the Saviour date not known

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Artist
After William Blake (1757‑1827)
Title
Christ in the Carpenter's Shop: The Humility of the Saviour
Date date not known
MediumWatercolour and graphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 330 x 349 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Bequeathed by Miss Alice G.E. Carthew 1940
Reference
N05193
Not on display

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N05193 Christ in the Carpenter's Shop: The Humility of the Saviour

N 05193/-
Pencil and watercolour 330×335 (13×13 1/2) on paper 485×355 (19 1/2×14)
Bequeathed by Miss Alice G.E. Carthew 1940
PROVENANCE ?Carfax and Co. by 1906; Miss Carthew, ?after 1914
EXHIBITED ?Carfax 1906 (41); ? Manchester (23), Nottingham (16) and Edinburgh (10) 1914
LITERATURE Gage in Warburg Journal, XXXIV, 1971, p.376; Butlin 1981, pp.352–3 under no.474

This is a late 19th- or early 20th-century copy after the watercolour painted for Thomas Butts and now in the Walsall Museum and Art Gallery (Garman-Ryan Collection), Staffordshire (Butlin 1981, no.474, pl.558)… (read more)

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