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

Cat Sleeping on Its Head

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on thin, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 8 3/4 inches (16.8 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite on verso, upper left: "AO 11270"; lower left: " EJ 1168 | DLA 1909

Signed in pen and pink, lower right: " Gwen John"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of the Libra Foundation, from the family of Nicholas and Susan Pritzker
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B2012.30.32
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | cat
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:63982
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Ian Collins, Modernism and memory : Rhoda Pritzker and the art of collecting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 205, fig. 205, N6768 .M635 2016 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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