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Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1802 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sharpe, Sutton, born 1756 - died 1806 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen, pencil and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Julia Sharpe

  • Museum number:

    E.247-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 91, shelf C, box 32

Physical description

Sketchbook containing pen, pencil and watercolour designs for furniture, a study of Madame Récamier's bedroom, and studies of nudes. Inscribed on the inside cover with the name of the artist, title and dates.

Place of Origin

Paris (drawn)

Date

ca. 1802 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Sharpe, Sutton, born 1756 - died 1806 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen, pencil and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed on the inside cover 'Drawings by Sutton Sharpe circa 1802 Paris'.

Dimensions

Height: 5 in, Width: 5.75 in

Descriptive line

Sketchbook by Sutton Sharpe containing pen, pencil and watercolour designs for furniture, a study of Madame Récamier's bedroom, and studies of nudes. France, ca. 1802.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.

Materials

Paper; Pen; Pencil; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing; Watercolour

Subjects depicted

Furniture; Nudes

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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