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The cowherd (third state) (1925)

© the artist's estate The Trustees of the British Museum




Physical Object Description:

Boy resting at the foot of a wayside crucifix, cows grazing behind. 1925 Etching. Signed on plate. Signed, dated and annotated: "3rd state"




12.4 x 11.1 cm

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Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1927

Ownership history:

Purchased by Campbell Dodgson (1867-1948) for the Contemporary Art Society, with the Prints and Drawings Fund, 1925; presented to the Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London, 1927

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Artworks by Robert Sargent Austin

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