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Study of a Child (1944)

Vanessa Bell

coloured chalks, pastel

Prints and Drawings Department, British Museum, London

© Estate of Vanessa Bell. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2023 Photo credit: Trustees of the British Museum



Drawing and Watercolour


Coloured chalks, Pastel

Physical Object Description:

Study of a child; half-length turned to right, with short blonde hair and blue eyes, wearing a green dress and leaning on a table. 1944 Coloured chalks. Inscribed Vanessa Bell/44.


35.4 x 27.8 cm

Accession Number:



Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1945

Ownership history:

Provenance unknown


Child, Babies

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