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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tyler, William R.A. (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink

  • Museum number:

    E.1280-1991

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A design for a church monument, probably for an admiral, showing a reclining figure in a toga with a telescope, naval trophies and a sea battle scene on the sarcophagus.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Tyler, William R.A. (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink

Dimensions

Height: 36.8 cm, Width: 25.2 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by William Tyler R. A., design for a church monument probably for an admiral, pencil, pen and ink, Great Britain, late 18th century

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Toga; Trophies; Figure; Battle; Sarcophagus; Commemoration; Monument; Ships

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Commemoration; Death; Military

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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