Collection of drawings by Joseph Wright of Derby

82 sheets, some recto and verso, consisting of 94 drawings in total.

Details

Medium:
Chalk on paper
Art Fund grant:
£12,500 ( Total: £210,000)
Acquired in:
1995
Vendor:
Leger Galleries

The collection includes : 57 sheets by Wright and 25 sheets originating in the studio of Allan Ramsay, dating from the 1740's, which were in the possession of Wright by the mid 1750's.

Venue details

Derby Museum and Art Gallery The Strand, DERBY Derbyshire DE1 1BS 01332 641 901 www.derbymuseums.org

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