Francis Dodd
Edward Garnett exhibited 1926

Artwork details

Artist
Francis Dodd 1874–1949
Title
Edward Garnett
Date Exhibited 1926
Medium Charcoal on paper
Dimensions Support: 379 x 280 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1926
Reference
N04227
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04227 EDWARD GARNETT c. 1926
 
Inscr. ‘Dodd’ and ‘Ed Garnett’ b.r.
Charcoal, 14 1/2×10 1/2 (37×27).
Purchased from the N.E.A.C. (Duveen Drawings Fund) 1926.
Exh: N.E.A.C., autumn 1926 (285).

Edward Garnett (1868–1937), author and dramatist, was the son of Richard Garnett, writer and Keeper of Printed Books at the British Museum. His wife Constance (d. 1946) was well known as a translator of Russian literature and their son David Garnett (b. 1892) is also a writer.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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