Sir William Rothenstein James Havard Thomas 1920

Artwork details

Artist
Title
James Havard Thomas
Date 1920
Medium Chalk on paper
Dimensions Support: 279 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1924
Reference
N04009
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Catalogue entry

N04009 JAMES HAVARD THOMAS 1920

Inscr. ‘W. R. 1920’ b.r.
Red and black chalk on grey paper, 11×7 1/2 (28×19).
Purchased from the Redfern Gallery (Duveen Drawings Fund) 1924.
Exh: Alpine Club Gallery, February 1921 (47); Cotswold Gallery, January 1922 (10); Grosvenor Galleries, February 1923 (159); Redfern Gallery, October 1924 (11).
Lit: John Rothenstein, The Portrait Drawings of William Rothenstein, 1926, p.60.

James Havard Thomas (1854–1921), the sculptor (q.v.). This portrait drawing of him was done the year before his death.

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

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