William Henry Hunt

Portrait of Frederick Nash, in Profile to Left

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Artist
William Henry Hunt 1790–1864
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 148 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
Reference
T08955

Technique and condition

A pencil drawing on lightweight cream wove paper. The support has been lined onto a backing board. The work is in good condition with noticeable surface dirt.

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

Lisa Psarianos
January 1998

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