Victorian Drawings and Watercolours
Paul Holberton 2011
Paperback 136pp Illustrated 259x214mm
9781907372209   Product Code: 19300
This catalogue presents a rich selection of Victorian drawings and watercolours from the important collection of The Courtauld Institute Gallery. Accompanied by an introduction and six essays, the 37 exhibits include both preparatory drawings and finished paintings of landscapes, genre scenes, portraits, life studies and subjects from literature. Among the works reproduced and discussed are Landseer's drawing of a lion's head, nude studies by William Etty and Frederic Leighton, and Millais' The Parting of Ulysses.