Drawing by Elizabeth and Robert Browning's son, Pen, of 'PAPA'

Description

This endearing drawing of the poet Robert Browning, riding a horse and carrying a sword, was made by his and Elizabeth Barrett Browning's young son, Pen, aged three. Robert Browning has quoted Pen at the top left of the paper, '“I done this to please Papa”'.

Full title:
Drawing by Elizabeth and Robert Browning's son, Pen, of 'PAPA'
Created:
23 January 1853
Format:
Manuscript / Artwork
Creator:
Pen Browning
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Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
Ashley MS A2545

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