N04010 CHARLES CONDER 1893
Charcoal and red chalk, 20×15 (51×38); sight, 12 1/2×9 3/8 (32×24).
Presented by the artist 1924.
Lit: John Rothenstein, The Portrait Drawings of William Rothenstein, 1926, p.4.
Exh: Redfern Gallery, October 1924 (36).
The artist was a great friend of Charles Conder (q.v., vol. I) and drew him many times. A painting of Conder was presented to the Luxembourg by Sir Edmund Davis. This drawing is a full-length but, as the lower right corner is torn, it has been mounted as a three-quarter length.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II