Study for "The Maid Metallil"

George John Pinwell (English, 1842–1875)


Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 60 cm (19 5/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.3789

Medium or Technique

Drawing in black and white chalk on (faded) blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Distraught woman standing near a window, looking in, a stork at her feet (lower left) and a large dog to the right; verso: standing man in tricorne, seen from behind (Napoleon?)

Inscription

GJP lower left

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund