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La Mantille Blanche


Date:1871  
Medium:oil?  
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Subject:figure, female  
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Sitter:Cockell, Marie  
Sitter Note:LJ's sister  

 

History

Exhibited:RA 1871 (cat. no. 266)  
Further Exhibitions:RA 1871  
Sale Provenance:Sold to Tom Taylor 1871 for 20 gns  
Alternative Title:La Voile Blanche, PC bk 1 (2026.jpg) handwritten note for "Marie Louise" 'exhibited later as "La Mantille Blanche" also hand written 'bought by Tom Taylor'  
Note:Bgt by Tom Taylor (Times critic) (Jopling, 1925 p. 24). Also ref in W.Meynell, 'The Modern School of Art', vol 1, p. 191  

 

Bibliography

Reviews:Times, Jopling PC book 1, private collection; May 14,1871-unnamed cuttings  
Jopling 1925 Quote:'a head, from my sister, Mrs Cockell, called “La Mantille blanche,” which Tom Taylor bought'  
Other Quotations:'A very sweet face (266) looking out a cloud of white lace, "La Mantille Blanche," and "In Memoriam" (390), a study of funeral flowers on a coffin, by Mrs L. Romer' (PC bk1, May 14, 1871-unnamed cutting)  
Other Published Sources:Jopling 1925 list  
Unpublished Sources:Grattan PC Book 1 (1868-8)