Head Study of a Woman. John Frederick Lewis (1804-1876). c. 1840. Graphite on wc paper. 172 x 205 mm (6 6/8 x 8 1/16 inches). Signed lower left: "J. F. Lewis"; lower right: collector's stamp "H." (circled) and number 8914. Provenance: Alan Gateley, and thence by descent. Bought as Lot 73, Mallam's, Oxford, 12th March 2008. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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Crowther, Paul. Awakening Beauty: The Crowther-Oblak Collection of Victorian Art. Exhibition catalogue. Ljubljana: National Gallery of Slovenia; Galway: Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, 2014. No. 80.

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