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Man in Venice (recto); Figure Studies (verso) (1953)

Derrick Harry Greaves

ink and wash

The Whitworth, The University of Manchester

Man in Venice (recto); Figure Studies (verso) (1953)



Drawing and Watercolour



Physical Object Description:

Black and white wash drawing of man hands folded at the back overlooking a Venetian canal with parked gondola. Wash drawing. Signed and dated : pencil : lower right : Derrick Greaves 53


26.1 x 50.8 cm

Accession Number:



Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1963

Ownership history:

Purchased by Eric C. Gregory (1888-1959) for the Contemporary Art Society, 1953; presented by the Contemporary Art Society's Special Distribution to The Whitworth, The University of Manchester, 1963


Venice, Italy, Water, Man

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