Miss Raven-Hill — a Portrait study
Sir Laurence Alma Tadema OM RA, 1836-1912
Signed with initials and dated "26.5.99" and inscribed with title
Pencil on paper
10 1/4 x 6 inches, 36 x 15 centimetres
Probably a portrait of the sister of Leonard Raven-Hill, the painter, political cartoonist and illustrator. He had drawn a caricature of Alma-Tadema for Punch and illustrated works by Rudyard Kipling and H G Wells.
Peter Nahum Ltd, London
Peter Nahum Ltd, London has most generously given its permission to use in the Victorian Web information, images, and text from its catalogues, and this generosity has led to the creation of hundreds of the site's most valuable documents on painting, drawing, and sculpture. The copyright on text and images from their catalogues remains, of course, with Peter Nahum Ltd.