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Creator:
William Lee Hankey, 1869–1952, British
Title:

The Sleeping Child

Date:
1918
Medium:
Drypoint prints and etching on thick, slightly textured, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 10 1/4 inches (28 x 26 cm), Plate: 7 15/16 x 8 inches (20.1 x 20.3 cm), and Image: 7 15/16 x 8 inches (20.1 x 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Edition 100 proofs"; lower center: "Sleeping Child Hardie #152"; lower right: "RBN"; on back, lower left: "14315"

Marked with engraver's blindstamp monogram, lower left: "WLH"; marked in black ink, lower left, stamp: "2248 (crossed out in graphite)"; marked in blue ink, lower center, stamp: "1955"

Lettered. lower left inside image: "W | LH"

Signed in graphite, lower center: "W Lee-Hankey - inv et delint"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The G. Allen Smith Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
© Estate Of The Artist
Accession Number:
B1994.4.1108
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
blouse | buildings | child | crucifix | daughter | embracing | family | genre subject | mother | pinafore dress | resting | sleeping | socks | stripes | village | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37933
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