Hablot Knight Browne, called Phiz

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Hablot Knight Browne, called Phiz
1815-1882
Pedlar(?) and children. Verso: Sketch of a woman
Red chalk and graphite on paper.
9 x 7 5/16 inches (228 x 186 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
1986.2477

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Inscribed red chalk at head and bottom of sheet: The Doll [... illegible]; in pencil at lower right: make a sketch of [...illegible] / Summer day's ramble.

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From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
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Title supplied by cataloger.

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Sketch shows a group of children standing in the company of a man who appears to be a pedlar, with a pack on his back and a tray or satchel at his front; two small children stand before and two others stand at far left with a dog. Half length sketch of a woman in graphite on verso.

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Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.

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