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Study for 'The Bride at Her Toilet on the Day of Her Wedding'

Artist:
Sir David Wilkie (British, Cults, Scotland 1785–1841 off Gibraltar)
Date:
ca. 1838
Medium:
Pen. brown ink, brush, brown wash
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/16 x 4 3/8 in. (15.4 x 11.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.227.3
Not on view
Sir James Knowles (British, Reigate 1831–1908 Brighton); Christie's, London, Knowles's sale, May 27, 1908, lot 9 (bought Parsons); Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (London), through Roger Eliot Fry
Roger Eliot Fry [as "R.E.F."] "Recent Acquisitions of Drawings (Continued)." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 4, no. 2, February 1909, p. 24.

Anne Carlisle English Drawings: XIX Century. Hyperion Press, New York, [1950], p. 54, ill.



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