William Mulready

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William Mulready
1786-1863
Study of a Reclining Female Nude, Head on Right Arm
Black and white chalk on paper.
10 15/16 x 18 3/8 inches (278 x 466 mm)
Purchased on the E.J. Rousuck Fund.
1983.5

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Inscription: 

Inscribed at upper left and lower right, in black chalk, "247".

Provenance: 
Christopher Powney, London; Covent Garden Gallery, London.
Bibliography: 

Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 281.

Notes: 

Watermark: none.
Possibly a study made in connection with one of the two scenes of women bathing painted by the artist in 1848 and in the early 1850's.

Associated names: 

Powney, Christopher, former owner.

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