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Portrait of Professor Henry Tonks, in Uniform: 2301

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Professor Henry Tonks, in Uniform


Draughtsman: Sargent, John Singer




History note: Henry Tonks; Christie's 29 July 1937, lot 37

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1937-07) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 248 mm Width 371 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite and ink on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: H.Q. Guards Division / Aug. 4th. 1918 / to my friend Henry Tonks
  • Location: Upper right
  • Type: Date
  • Text: John S. Sargent
  • Location: Upper right, following the above
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2301
Primary reference Number: 13527
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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