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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Wilkie, David Sir, RA, born 1785 - died 1841
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    late 18th - mid 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilkie, David Sir, RA, born 1785 - died 1841 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    slightly drawn, in pen, partly washed

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.936

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 108

Physical description

Sketch of figures at the horse guards; One of the mounted troopers is in his sentry-box; near him is a man, with something like a banner in his hand haranguing a group of ragamuffins; Signed; Slightly drawn, in pen, partly washed.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, drawn)

Date

late 18th - mid 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Wilkie, David Sir, RA, born 1785 - died 1841 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

slightly drawn, in pen, partly washed

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 in, Width: 6.2 in

Descriptive line

Wilkie, David (Sir, RA); Sketch of figures at the horse guards; Signed; Slightly drawn, in pen, partly washed; English School; Late 18th - mid 19th century.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Sketching; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Horses; Figures; Sentry box

Categories

Drawings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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