Horace Mann Livens Three Studies of a Child c.1900

Artwork details

Artist
Horace Mann Livens 1862–1936
Title
Three Studies of a Child
Date c.1900
Medium Pastel on paper
Dimensions Support: 305 x 292 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Robert J. Smith 1960
Reference
T00326
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00326 THREE STUDIES OF A CHILD c. 1900
 
Not inscribed.
Pastel on brown paper, 12×11 1/2 (30·5×29).
Presented by Robert J. Smith 1960.
Coll: Probably preserved by the artist's widow till her death in 1957. Purchased with a large batch of similar drawings from an antique dealer in Richmond by Robert J. Smith in 1959.

Probably the artist's daughter Evangeline, born in 1897 when the artist was living in Croydon. See T00327.

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

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