Du Maurier Bequest by George Louis Du Maurier

Five drawings: 1) Nothing Like the Truth; 2) The Dunce; 3) Unnecessary Officiousness; 4) Studies in Heredity; 5) Ex Hercule Pedem (main illustration).


Details

Medium:
Pen and ink
Acquired in:
1934
Bequeathed by:
Estate of George du Maurier through The Art Fund

Plus corresponding wood engravings after 3) - 5). 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.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

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