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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Date
c. 1910
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
CoJ.03.348
Description
A side view of a woman in a dress and hat.
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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Title
Mellora
Date
c. 1910
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
14.5 x 5.5 cm
Description
A side view of a woman in a dress and hat.
Subject
figure
study
portrait
Mellora Collings
Credit
Gift of John Rivette, Seymour Arm, 1997
Catalogue Number
CoJ.03.348
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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Date
c. 1890
Medium
graphite on paper
Catalogue Number
CoJ.03.097
Description
Profile portrait of the bust of a woman with her head gazing downwards.“The woman’s head is bowed as though she is preoccupied with something in front of her; perhaps it is the artist’s wife, Mellora, playing the piano. The woman’s eyes and mouth, and tendrils of hair at the nape are treated sensit…
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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Title
Melora
Date
c. 1890
Medium
graphite on paper
Dimensions
25 x 18 cm
Description
Profile portrait of the bust of a woman with her head gazing downwards.“The woman’s head is bowed as though she is preoccupied with something in front of her; perhaps it is the artist’s wife, Mellora, playing the piano. The woman’s eyes and mouth, and tendrils of hair at the nape are treated sensitively while flowers in the background underscore her femininity.” -- “Charles John Collings, 1848-1931” Catalogue Raisonne by Linda Heath
Subject
portrait
Mellora Collings
Credit
Gift of John Rivette, Seymour Arm, 1984
Catalogue Number
CoJ.03.097
Images
Less detail

Portrait of Mellora Collings

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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Date
n.d.
Medium
watercolour on paper
Catalogue Number
CoJ.05.35
Description
Scene with an overall brown/rust tone of a female figure seated in front of a book perhaps, reading, her head is slightly turned to the left.“The only known watercolour portrait by Collings, this affectionate study focuses on the torso of an older woman, her head bent to read a book and her face mi…
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Artist
Charles John Collings (1848 – 1931, British)
Title
Portrait of Mellora Collings
Date
n.d.
Medium
watercolour on paper
Dimensions
15 x 6 cm
Description
Scene with an overall brown/rust tone of a female figure seated in front of a book perhaps, reading, her head is slightly turned to the left.“The only known watercolour portrait by Collings, this affectionate study focuses on the torso of an older woman, her head bent to read a book and her face mild and composed. Ivory and peach skin tones are warmed by a background of rose and soft browns.” -- “Charles John Collings, 1848-1931” Catalogue Raisonne by Linda Heath
Subject
portrait
Mellora Collings
reading
Credit
Gift of John Rivette, Seymour Arm, 1983
Catalogue Number
CoJ.05.35
Images
Less detail
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