Requires Photography

Woman Threading a Needle by Candlelight

about 1815
D. H. Redman (English, about 1807–1823)


Dimensions

17.78 x 16.83 cm (7 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.1334

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph with scraping

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Redman, an important early English lithographic printer, here attempted a crude but expressive experiment with nocturnal tonal effects.

Provenance

William G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); gift 1923

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen