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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2009.90.44
People
Walter Sickert, British (Munich, Germany 1860 - 1942 Bathampton, Somerset, England)
Title
In Memoriam T. W. Barrett
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1922
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/54912
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 11.2 x 8.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Signed in pencil Sickert at lower right
  • inscription: plate, etching, in artist's hand: Etched in plate, to right of the figure, in cursive script: "To / T.W. Barrett / in grateful and / affectionate / hommage for / countless / hours between / 1885 and / 1922, cheered / and sweetened [s in reverse]/ by his gentle / and reticent / wit, his / exsquisite and / -love-able / personality- / his sincere [s in reverse] / admirer / Walter Sickert"
  • inscription: l.r., below platemark, graphite, in artist's hand: signed in graphite at l.r., below platemark: "Sickert"
  • inscription: u.r. corner of sheet, graphite: 20321
  • inscription: l.l. corner of sheet, graphite: "10073 BR 206 2/2" and below: "6988 B"
  • inscription: l.r. corner of sheet, graphite: CH
  • label: From removed backing board: The Fine Art Society PLC / 148 New Bond Street London W1S 2JT / December 2002 20321 / Walter Richard Sickert RA / 1860-1942 / In Memorium T. W. Barrett, circa 1922 / Etching, in the second (final) state / Reference: Bromberg 206 ii/II / Exhibited: The Fine Art Society, 2002, Sickert: Pages Torn from the Book of Life (72), New York
Provenance
[The Fine Art Society PLC London December 4 2002]; Patricia Cornwell; Harvard Art Museum
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii/II
Standard Reference Number
Br. 206, ii/II
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Patricia Cornwell
Copyright
© Estate of Walter Richard Sickert / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2009
Object Number
2009.90.44
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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