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Ida seated (circa 1903-1904)

Augustus Edwin John

graphite on paper

Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London

Ida seated (circa 1903-1904)

© the artist's estate / Bridgeman Images Photo credit: The Trustees of the British Museum



Drawing and Watercolour


Paper, Graphite

Physical Object Description:

Ida (Nettleship?) seated; three-quarter length in profile to left, looking over her left shoulder to front, her right arm slightly raised and held behind her, wearing a wide-brimmed hat. Inscribed: "John".


29.9 x 23.7 cm

Accession Number:



Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1948

Ownership history:

Bequeathed by S. E. Thornton (-1942) to the Contemporary Art Society; presented to Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London, 1948



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