Du Maurier Bequest by George Louis Du Maurier

Five drawings for 'Punch' magazine, 1875-94: 1) One Effect of the Sweating Commission; 2) Literal; 3) De Gustibus; 4) Punch Among the Planets; 5) Caxtoniana.


Pen and ink
Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
Estate of George du Maurier through The Art Fund

Also four reproductions of them from 'Punch'. Part of a collection of 300 drawings and illustrations bequeathed to 57 museums by the estate of George du Maurier through the Art Fund in 1934. Wakefield Art Gallery is currently closed and will open in 2011 as The Hepworth Wakefield.

Venue details

The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery Walk, Wakefield West Yorkshire WF1 5AW 01924 247360 www.hepworthwakefield.org

Entry details

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