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Alt Ref NoT016
TitleInk Drawing: Design of Mural by Florence Chaplin
Extent1 ink drawing
Name of CreatorShepard; E H
DescriptionOne ink drawing on paper depicting part of the design for a mural depicting 'The Procession of the Hours' by Florence Eleanor Chaplin. The design won Florence a prize in 1903-1904 while she was studying at the Royal Academy Schools and was commissioned to be painted for the Nurses' Dining Room in Guy's Hospital, London.
This ink sketch by E H Shepard captures part of Florence's design with the Hours shown as classical-style female figures, and focuses on the last five months of the year. This sketch was created by Shepard for his autobiography, 'Drawn From Life'.
Publication NoteShepard; E. H. (1961) 'Drawn From Life' (London) Page 169.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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