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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tyler, William R.A. (designer)
    Bellangé, Hippolyte, born 1800 - died 1866 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Preliminary pencil, pen and ink, and wash

  • Museum number:

    E.1276-1991

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A design for a monument, probably for a naval officer, showing two mourning female figures, one garlanding an urn. The sarcophagus is decorated with a basket of flowers, an anchor and an altar.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Tyler, William R.A. (designer)
Bellangé, Hippolyte, born 1800 - died 1866 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Preliminary pencil, pen and ink, and wash

Dimensions

Height: 36 cm, Width: 26.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by William Tyler R. A., design for a church monument probably for a sailor, pencil, pen and ink and wash, 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; Wash

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Basket; Commemoration; Mourning; Anchor; Sarcophagus; Women; Urns; Altar; Garlands

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Commemoration; Death

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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