Henry William Bunbury
The Anglers. Three Men. Verso: Sketch date not known

Artwork details

The Anglers. Three Men. Verso: Sketch
Date Date not known
Medium Graphite and watercolour on paper. Verso: graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 236 x 374 mm
Acquisition Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Technique and condition

A double-sided, watercolour and pencil drawing on a medium-weight, white laid paper. The work is generally in good condition with surface dirt and general discolouration. The support has been inlaid very tightly onto a one-ply board, which has then been attached to a secondary mount.

On acquisition the drawing was removed from its secondary mount and inlay, cleaned to reduce surface dirt and pressed. It was inlaid and mounted onto white museum board.

Lisa Psarianos
February 1998

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