8 of 78 portraits of H.G. Wells
by Herbert Samuel ('Bert') Thomas
pencil, pen and ink and crayon, 1930s or 1940s?
11 3/4 in. x 9 3/8 in. (298 mm x 238 mm) paper size; 10 1/8 in. x 7 5/8 in. (258 mm x 194 mm) image size
Given by the artist's widow, 1967
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Sitterback to top
- Herbert George Wells (1866-1946), Novelist and social commentator. Sitter associated with 78 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Herbert Samuel ('Bert') Thomas (1883-1966), Cartoonist. Artist of 3 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 652