Figure of a young Englishwoman in contemporary dress

Details

  • Title

    Figure of a young Englishwoman in contemporary dress

  • Artist/maker

    Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/8 - 1543)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1532 - 1543
  • Material and technique

    pen and brownn ink with watercolour washes, outlines indented with stylus, on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 16 x 9.2 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.423

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Further reading

Brown, David Blayney, Ashmolean Museum Oxford: Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, iv: The Earlier British Drawings: British Artists and Foreigners Working in Britain Born Before c. 1775 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1982), 4

Woodward, John, Treasures in Oxford (The British Council, 1951), illus. p. 9

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 298

Lloyd, Christopher, Dürer to Cézanne: Northern European drawings from the Ashmolean Museum (New Brunswick, N.J., J.V. Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, 1982), 13

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