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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tyler, William R.A. (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Preliminary pencil, pen and ink and wash

  • Museum number:

    E.1278-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 155, box B

Physical description

A design for a church monument to Sir John Cust.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Tyler, William R.A. (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Preliminary pencil, pen and ink and wash

Dimensions

Height: 35.7 cm, Width: 26.4 cm

Object history note

This monument to Sir John Cust, Speaker of the House of Commons, was designed for the north chancel of Belton Church in Lincolnshire.

Descriptive line

Drawing by William Tyler R. A., design for a church monument to Sir John Cust, preliminary pencil, pen and ink and wash, Great Britain, 1770

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991
pp. 134-135
Pevsner, Nikolaus and John Harris; revised by John Harris. The Buildings of England; Lincolnshire. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Limited, 1989. 879pp, illus. ISBN: 0140710272.

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Pen and ink; Wash

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Monument; Commemoration

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Commemoration; Death; Military

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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