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About this object

  • Maker:

    Pankhurst, Estelle Sylvia

  • ID:

    56.174/1

  • Production date:

    c. 1907

  • Location:

    On Display: Museum of London: People's City: Suffragettes

  • In this self-portrait, Sylvia Pankhurst shows herself wearing prison dress. Sylvia, one of Emmeline Pankhurst's three daughters, trained at the Royal College of Art from 1904 to 1906. From 1906, her artistic energies were channelled into the suffragette movement. Her designs appeared on badges, banners and other propaganda material, and gave the suffragette movement its visual identity.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    H 660 mm; L 560 mm (overall)

  • Materials

    paper; pastel; charcoal

  • Rights Credit

    © Professor Richard Pankhurst

  • Last Updated

    2016-04-20

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    Professor Richard Pankhurst

  • Related Event

    Suffragette Campaign 1903-1918 (related)

  • Related Organisation

    Royal College of Art (related)

  • Related Group

    The Suffragettes

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