Information

Bronkhurst suggests from the inscription on reverse that this dates from Hunt's journey to England from Constainople via Malta.

  • Presented by the Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1985.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist William Holman Hunt -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
The Ship (by Gladys Holman Hunt) / (reverse) Archipelago Jany 1856 / My dear...
- - - 1856 Pencil
 

Literature

Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
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10 October 1985 Sotheby's 69
 
William Holman Hunt: A Catalogue Raisonne
Judith Bronkhurst 2006 Yale University Press, New Haven and London L 71

Provenance

By descent in the artist's family to Mrs Elisabeth Burt; sold Sotheby's 10 October 1985 (69 part); Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1985.

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