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Print - Group in the Sistine Chapel
  • Group in the Sistine Chapel
    Lewis, Charles George, born 1808 - died 1880
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Group in the Sistine Chapel

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, made)

  • Date:

    c.1808-12 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lewis, Charles George, born 1808 - died 1880 (printmaker)
    Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.3168

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DG, shelf 11, box A3

Physical description

Group in the Sistine Chapel; Facsimile from a drawing by Michelangelo; Illustrating 'The Italian School of Design', by William Young Ottley (1808-12); Print on paper.

Place of Origin

England (probably, made)

Date

c.1808-12 (made)

Artist/maker

Lewis, Charles George, born 1808 - died 1880 (printmaker)
Michelangelo, born 1475 - died 1564 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Dimensions

Height: 56 cm page approx, Width: 46 cm page approx

Object history note

Used to illustrate 'The Italian School of Design' by William Young Ottley (1808-12).

Descriptive line

Group in the Sistine Chapel; Facsimile from a drawing by Michelangelo; Illustrating 'The Italian School of Design', by William Young Ottley (1808-12); Print on paper; By Charles George Lewis; English School; c.1808-12.

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 : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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