Studies of original portraits by John Downman

First studies of original portraits painted in oil on copper of distinguished persons, many of the University of Cambridge, with notes on the sitter.


Details

Medium:
Charcoal
Dimensions:
23 x 19 cm
Art Fund grant:
£350 ( Total: £350)
Acquired in:
1936

The 100 drawings are part of a larger collection arranged in four series. These are the second series arranged in five volumes now mounted.

Provenance

N Grenville, Lady Longmore

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

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