Bust of a Young Girl

Attributed to Sir Joshua Reynolds (English, 1723–1792), Possibly after William Bradley (English, 1801–1857)


Dimensions

Sheet: 27.5 x 22.5 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.527

Medium or Technique

Pen and sepia wash with touches of blue and pink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Perhaps a study for the “Robinetta” engraved by J. Jones in 1787 after one of three pictures painted of this young model. By pupil of William Bradley (1801-57)? see Louise Pennant-Rea in Burlington Magazine, April 1974

Provenance

Paul Proute and Ses Fils, Paris; from whom purchased April 1964

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund