Two Compositional Studies for 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil'

Two compositional experiments for the figure and pot in WHH's painting 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil'. Remounted in album WA2007.6.

Details

  • Title

    Two Compositional Studies for 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil'

  • Artist/maker

    William Holman Hunt (1827 - 1910)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1866
  • Material and technique

    pen and Indian ink on pinkish paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 11.7 x 7.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased (Peter Brunt Bequest Fund) with the assistance of the Art Fund, and the MLA/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, 2006.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2007.6.60

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Further reading

Bronkhurst, Judith, William Holman Hunt: A Catalogue raisonne, II, 2 (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2006), P62, D248

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