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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.112
People
Eric Gill, British (Brighton, England 1882 - 1940 Harefield, England)
Title
Girl Seated on a Couch
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
20th century
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/297668
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite, red and black chalk
Dimensions
28.7 x 31.1 cm (11 5/16 x 12 1/4 in.)
Provenance
[Goupil Gallery, Ltd., London], sold; to [Scott & Fowles, New York, New York] 1927, sold, to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, New York, 1939, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1942.

NOTE: The available documentation implies a transaction between Goupil and Scott & Fowles, also the Goupil stockbooks at the Getty Institute show numerous transactions between the two dealers.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Grenville L. Winthrop, Class of 1886
Copyright
© Estate of Eric Gill / Bridgeman Images
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.112
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Debora Mayer, "Technical Examination of Red Chalk" (thesis (certificate in conservation), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, 1982), Unpublished, pp. 1-33 passim

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