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Creator:
Gwen John, 1876–1939, British
Title:
Study of a Nun
Date:
ca. 1915
Medium:
Oil on board laid to panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 23 15/16 x 15 15/16 inches (60.8 x 40.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1993.30.14
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
apron (main garment) | book | brushstrokes | figure study | furniture | habit | nun | prayer | religious | study (visual work) | window
Access:
On view
Exhibition History:
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Juxtapositions (Yale Center for British Art, 1997-11-19 - 1998-01-04)

20th Century Paintings and Sculpture (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-01-27 - 2000-04-30)

Figuring Women - The Female in Modern British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-03-28 - 2008-06-08)

Publications:
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Cecily Langdale, Gwen John, with a catalogue raisonne of the paintings and a selection of the drawings , Yale University Press, New Haven, 1987, pp. 51, 59, 60.., No. 43, pl. 199, NJ18 J594 A12 L25 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1401
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