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print study / drawing

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  • Description

    Effigy of Sir Humphry Littlebury, in the W end of Holbeach Church, Lincolnshire, study for part of plate 75, in Stothard's 'The Monumental Effigies of Great Britain', published by Mrs Anna Eliza Bray, 1817-32, one of a large group of studies for this volume; whole-length, male figure sculpture, to front, with hands held in attitude of prayer, wearing armour and surcoat, head resting on mutilated figure and feet on a lion. 1812 Pen and grey ink with grey wash


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  • Date

    • 1812
  • Materials

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  • Dimensions

    • Height: 250 millimetres
    • Width: 85 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed: "Etched" On backing sheet inscribed: "No 75. P. 59. Pl. 1." and numbered: "28" and inscribed with note
  • Curator's comments

    See copy of book in the department (BM 1872-10-12-5639-5785). See also 1883,0714.481-750

  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 1(96) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Unmounted Roy PV)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Monumental Effigies of Great Britain
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  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

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