Sir William Rothenstein: Portrait Drawings

Scope and Content

Drawings of Sir Francis Darwin, 1904, in charcoal; Francis MacDonald Cornford, 1909, in charcoal and red chalk; and Frances Crofts Cornford, daughter of Sir Francis Darwin, undated, in charcoal.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir William Rothenstein (1872-1945), painter.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1990.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue.

Custodial History

The drawings were formerly in the possession of Mrs Clare Chapman, ne Cornford.


For further information see John Rothenstein, The portrait drawings of William Rothenstein 1889-1925. An iconography (1926).