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WILLIAM ROBERTS:

Dignity



Illustration © The Estate of John David Roberts. Reproduced with the permission of the William Roberts Society. Catalogue information based on the catalogue raisonné by David Cleall. For this and full details of the exhibitions cited, see the links below.
Images scanned from the Sedgwick copy of the 1926 Seven Pillars of Wisdom are used by courtesy of Mrs J. Sedgwick and are not to be further reproduced except by permission.


Dignity

Dignity, 1925–6 (figure on horseback with attendants)
Ink, 36.5 cm x 28 ccm

Tailpiece drawing for Lawrence, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom: 'Abdulla, on a white mare, came to us softly with a bevy of richly-armed slaves on foot about him, through the silent respectful salutes of the town' (ch. 8).
PROVENANCE: Bayard L. Kilgour Jr > Houghton Library, Harvard University (1966, MS Eng 1653, no. 3)
EXHIBITION HISTORY: National Portrait Gallery 1988, Imperial War Museum 2005




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