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Cupid leading a lame boy through a forest, watched by demons and animals. Watercolour by H.M. Brock, 1907.

  • Brock, H. M. (Henry Matthew), 1875-1960.
Date
[1907]
Reference
44320i
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Publication/Creation

[Cambridge], [1907]

Physical description

1 drawing : pen and ink, with watercolour ; sight 34.7 x 16 cm

Lettering

H.M. Brock.

Notes

Exhibition labels on verso of former backing sheet: Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1907, no. 1330; Jeremy Maas & Co., London, 1980; "Other worlds: an exhibition of illustrators' works in the realms of fairies, fantasy and the future", Bearne's, Torquay, 1989, catalogue no. 33

References note

I. Rogerson, The Brocks: a Cambridge family of illustrators, exhibition catalogue, Manchester Polytechnic Library, 1985
C.M. Kelly, The Brocks: a family of Cambridge artists and illustrators, London 1975

Lettering note

Formerly attached to backing sheet, an autograph letter from the artist at Arundine House, Madingley Road, Cambridge, to S. Sproston Esq., dated 20 August 1907, "Dear Sir, I have just sent off to you by rail a parcel containing my drawing which you saw at the R.A. & which you wished to purchase. I trust it will reach you safely. I should have sent it to you sooner but I have been getting the frame re-gilt. faithfully yours, H.M. Brock"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44320i


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