Preparatory Study for the Head of a Warder by Maggi Hambling

This work was painted during Hambling's time as the first Artist in Residence at the National Gallery (1979-1981), while she was preparing a series of similar paintings.


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Anonymous through The Art Fund

This work is part of a collection of late 20th-century British paintings donated through the Art Fund to four galleries. All eight paintings take as their subject the human figure.

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Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625

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