Wyndham Lewis Portrait Sketch: Seated Woman with Beads c.1923

Artwork details

Artist
Wyndham Lewis 1882–1957
Title
Portrait Sketch: Seated Woman with Beads
Date c.1923
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 381 x 330 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1955
Reference
T00023
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00023 PORTRAIT SKETCH: SEATED WOMAN WITH BEADS c. 1923
 
Not inscribed.
Pencil, 15×13 (38×33).
Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1955.
Coll: As for T00021.

The sitter has not been identified. On the back there is a study of the same head on a larger scale. Similar in style to T00022 of 1923 above.

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

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