Panthers Resting by John Macallan Swan

Swan was a master of the oil, water-colour and pastel mediums, an accomplished painter and a skilful draughtsman.

Details

Medium:
Pastel
Dimensions:
27 x 45 cm
Acquired in:
1910
Presented by:
An admirer of the artists work through The Art Fund

He treated the human figure with notable power, but he established his reputation by his representations of the larger wild animals, mainly the cat family as in this pastel drawing.

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