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Creator:
Gwen John, 1876–1939, British
Title:

Young Woman Holding a Cat

Former Title(s):

Girl holding a cat

Date:
ca. 1920
Medium:
Oil and graphite on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 13 3/4 × 10 1/2 inches (34.9 × 26.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1993.30.12
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
animal | apron | cat (domestic cat) | portrait | woman
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1400
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Ian Collins, Modernism and memory : Rhoda Pritzker and the art of collecting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, pp. 104, 122, no. 7, N6768 .M635 2016 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Faerber and Maison Ltd., Gwen John, 1876-1939 : [exhibition] 13th Nov. - 12th Dec. 1964, Faerber and Maison Ltd., London, 1964, p. 4, no. 10, Not at Yale

Girl in an Apron with a Cat on her Lap [Website], Yale Center for British Art, Date Accessed: June 16, 2021, Available Online https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4188

Girl with a Cat 1918-22 [Website], Metropolitan Museum of Art, Date Accessed: June 16, 2021, Available Online https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/481489

Girl with a Cat ca. 1920 [Website], Metropolitan Museum of Art, Date Accessed: June 16, 2021, Available Online https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/485715

Gwen John : The Convalescent 1918–19 [Website], Tate Britain, Date Accessed: June 16, 2021, Available Online https://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/john-the-convalescent-n04861

Gwen John, Gwen John : A Retrospective Exhibition, Arts Council of Great Britain, London, p. 23, no. 21, NJ18 J594 A77 1968 (YCBA)

Gwen John, Gwen John : A Retrospective Exhibition, Davis & Long Company, New York, New York, 1975, p. 23, cat. 21, V 0618 (YCBA)

Cecily Langdale, Gwen John : An Interior Life, , Phaidon, London, 1985, pp. 73, 85, no. 30, NJ18 J594 L25 (YCBA)

Cecily Langdale, Gwen John : With a Catalogue Raisonne of the Paintings and a Selection of the Drawings, , Yale University Press, New Haven, 1987, pp. 88, 92, 97, 155, No. 69, pl. 136, NJ18 J594 A12 L25 (YCBA)

Mary Taubman, Gwen John, Scolar Press, London, 1985, pp. 81, 126, pl. 49, NJ18 J594 T28 (YCBA)


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