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Applicant or licensee name:
The University of Reading
Applicant or licensee country:
United Kingdom
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Title or short description:
Study of the Farnese Hermes
Full description:
The Farnese Hermes, drawn from the front, possibly after a cast of the original antique sculpture in the collection of the British Museum. In the bottom left corner is a sketch of a head in profile. Sheet bears the E.S.K stamp of the Ecole South Kensington, or South Kensington Schools. This drawing was completed in 4 hours. A Royal Academy Schools label is in the top-right corner recording Shubrook's class number, surname, age, register number and stage. Charcoal on laid paper. 61.6 x 46.7 cm.
Still visual art
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The University of Reading Art Collection
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Known creators or right holders

Type Located Name
Creator No Minnie Hardman (née Shubrook) (1862-1952)

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