Study of a tabby cat, for 'The Hunter at Bay'

Details

  • Title

    Study of a tabby cat, for 'The Hunter at Bay'

  • Artist/maker

    May Morris (1862 - 1938)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    probably c. 1934 - 1935
  • Material and technique

    graphite and black bodycolour on brown laid paper envelope; black, yellow and white chalks on a square of yellowed tracing paper pasted over the drawing towards top right

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 37 x 25 cm max. (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1941.

  • Museum location

    Western Art Print Room

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1941.108.251

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Further reading

Palmer, Caroline, ‘Picking up the thread: exploring the designs of May Morris in the Ashmolean Museum’, The Journal of the Decorative Arts Society number 42, (2018), illus. p. 125 fig. 4

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