- Portrait of a Lady
- 1842 to 1843
- Pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
- Sheet: 7 × 4 3/8 inches (17.8 × 11.1 cm)
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Portrait of a Lady!!!! | (The Resemblance left entirely to imagination!!)"; in black ink, lower right: "My poor dear Sister [...] | (Augusta Sophia Lola: of 1849 at: 24) | I drew this in 1842 or 1843"
Signed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "G. Sala [...]"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- figure study | profile (figure) | rings | woman
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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George Augustus Sala, 1828–1895, British, Portrait of a Lady, 1842 to 1843
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