Felicity Powell's sketchbook, 2001-2

Felicity Powell's sketchbook, 2001-2

Sketchbook
Felicity Powell
2001-2
Graphite on paper
Museum no. E.1034-2003
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Given by the artist

The drawings show Powell exploring an idea that she later translated into the design for the reverse of the Robinson medal. She took the hands from the carved figures in The Annunciation by Arnolfo di Cambio of about 1300. Robinson bought this work for the Museum in 1861.