8 November 1996
Harriet Halhed (d.1933)
The Hem of His Garment
signed 'H. Halhed' (lower right) and inscribed 'Miss H. Halhe../19a ..ith Gr.../Chelsea/Title/The Hem of His Garment/Price £52.10s' (on the remnants of an old label on the reverse)
oil on canvas
37¼ x 37½ in. (94.6 x 95.2 cm.)
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Birmingham, Royal Birmingham Society of Artists, Autumn Exhibition, 1902, no. 268 (50 gns.).
We are grateful to Stephen Wildman of Birmingham City Art Gallery for his help in preparing this entry.
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