A Coptic priest
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|Title||A Coptic priest|
|Maker||Benson, George (Artist)|
|Date made||c. 1914 - 1915|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 11.6 x 8.8 cm|
Depicts a head and shoulders portrait of a Coptic priest, wearing a flat cap, dressed in a cloak, with a full beard and moustache. This is one of a series of drawings Benson did entitled 'Some Egyptian Types'.