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sketch-book / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1857,0613.588

  • Description

    Leaf from a sketchbook, for the picture of Lord Howe's Victory (1794); view of part of a naval ship, with figures at the prow Brush drawing in grey ink, with grey wash, over graphite

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1740-1794
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 132 millimetres
    • Width: 197 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed illegibly in graphite
  • Curator's comments

    The other leaves from the sketchbook are stored in box: F in E PII 201.a.07.

  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 73 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Imp PIIIb)

  • Exhibition history

    1988 Aug-Oct, London, Iveagh Bequest, Earl Howe Bicentenary exh. no.C18c

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1857

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1857,0613.588

Leaf from a sketchbook, for the picture of Lord Howe's Victory (1794); view of part of a naval ship, with figures at the prow Brush drawing in grey ink, with grey wash, over graphite

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Leaf from a sketchbook, for the picture of Lord Howe's Victory (1794); view of part of a naval ship, with figures at the prow Brush drawing in grey ink, with grey wash, over graphite

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