Barrett, Jerry - Sketch of Elizabeth Fry
Barrett, Jerry - Sketch of Elizabeth Fry
Barrett, Jerry - Sketch of Elizabeth Fry

Barrett, Jerry - Sketch of Elizabeth Fry

Regular price £12,000.00
Tax included.

Sketch of the famous painting by Jerry Barrett of Elizabeth Fry which appeared on the back of the five pound note between 2002 and 2016. On the back of the painting are interesting original notes and letters referring to it, one of which is signed by the artist himself.

Elizabeth Fry, who married into the Gurney family in Norfolk, was moved by the plight of female prisoners and their children in Newgate Prison and worked tirelessly to bring about penal reform and improve the living conditions of inmates.

Dimensions including the original pre-Raphaelite style frame: 18 inches width x 14.75 inches height (46cm x 37cm). 

For more information, please contact Jeremy Waller.

To read more about Jerry Barrett, click here.