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Head of a child 1884/1888

None CRE WHISTLER, Beatrix; (English; 1857-1896) Many of Beatrix Whistler's portrait sketches are of family and friends, who were easily accessible and compliant models. The portraits range from quick pen sketches to delicate, considered pencil drawings.

Although this was attributed to Whistler when it entered the collection, the closely worked areas of shading are more characteristic of the wo…