Study associated with Evelyn De Morgan's oil painting 'Ignoto'  (female head looking down, hair covered with scarf)

Pastel on paper | 340 x 221mm | 1916

Evelyn De Morgan

This study is for Ignoto, a painting that was destroyed in a fire in 1991. This figure is a mourner, grieving the millions of deaths of the First World War. Despite the enormity of her grief, a peaceful smile plays around her full lips, inviting us t...
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