Touching the Strings
Pencil, watercolour, bodycolour and gum arabic with scratching out; signed and dated 1886
17.5 x 16.5 inches
Royal Academy, 1886, no. 1147
Nottingham Castle Art Museum, The Autumn Exhibition, September 1886, no. 82
Manchester Art Gallery, October, 1887
Nottinghamshire Guardian, 17 September 1886, p. 7
This Aesthetic Movement watercolour, in a carved period frame, revels in texture, from sumptuous red velvet, to smooth, cool marble.