- Museum number
Drawing from an album of 67 prints and drawings of bronzes and sculptures; bronze mirror incised with a winged youth, running, carrying a lyre. It could be Eros, or alternatively Hyakinthos or Adonis (BM 1814,0704.966); obverse and reverse view
Pen and ink with grey wash on two sheets of paper stuck together. Volume tooled in gold on spine "DRAWINGS AND PRINTS MADE FOR C. TOWNLEY. / BRONZES AND SCULPTURES / DEPT. OF G. & R. ANTIQUITIES"
- Production date
Height: 459 millimetres (album cover)
Height: 351 millimetres
Width: 333 millimetres (album cover)
Width: 259 millimetres
- Curator's comments
For the prints see 2010,5006.1878.26 and 1865,0610.1300.
Album (2010,5006.1878.1-67), consists of 67 prints and drawings, most of which are representations of objects which belonged to Charles Townley. The album is bound in brown leather and tooled in gold on spine "DRAWINGS AND PRINTS MADE FOR C. TOWNLEY. / BRONZES AND SCULPTURES / DEPT. OF G. & R. ANTIQUITIES".
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
- Registration number