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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1880,0911.1776

  • Description

    A beggar with a staff and wallet, after Plate 112 of Bloemaert's Drawing book, one of a set of drawings presented to the Board of Ordnance as specimens of the artist's ability for the post of draughtsman to the Military Survey in Scotland. 1746-7 Pen and black ink

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1746
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 309 millimetres
    • Width: 194 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed: "Paul Sandby Delin" and inscribed: "Presented to the Board as a Specimen of Mr. Paul Sandby's performance Vide Minutes 12 March 1746"
  • Curator's comments

    See also Bloemaert's Drawing book located at 156.a.2. In set with 1880,0911.1772-1779, see curatorial comments for 1880, 0911.1772 and pp.77 & 29 of J.Bonehill & S.Daniels, 'Paul Sandby: Picturing Britain', (London, 2009). Compare with L.83.113

  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 104(a) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIIIb)

  • Exhibition history

    1986 May-Aug, Castle Museum, Nottingham, 'Sandby', (cat.)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1880

  • Acquisition notes

    Transferred from the Map Library.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1880,0911.1776

A beggar with a staff and wallet, after Plate 112 of Bloemaert's Drawing book, one of a set of drawings presented to the Board of Ordnance as specimens of the artist's ability for the post of draughtsman to the Military Survey in Scotland. 1746-7 Pen and black ink

Recto

A beggar with a staff and wallet, after Plate 112 of Bloemaert's Drawing book, one of a set of drawings presented to the Board of Ordnance as specimens of the artist's ability for the post of draughtsman to the Military Survey in Scotland. 1746-7 Pen and black ink

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