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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)WFD/PRINT/10
TitlePencil studies, Theodore von Holst
Extent1 outsize item
DescriptionPencil and grey wash studies, with the inscription 'Blake, Aged Ignorance, Gates of Paradise', and signed Von Holst, 1828-1830.

Verso: male head which is a copy of a figure featured in Raphael's painting The Transfiguration from 1523; composition for a death scene; nude figure hanging from a rope; and a figure with outstretched arm.

Recto: composition for a picture with figures; female figure in medieval dress which appears in other pieces of Von Holst's work; winged figure with rising sun behind; and an old man with a flowing beard.
Access StatusOpen



CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/30Westfield College; 1882-1989; Higher Education Institution