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  • Drawing
    Rosoman, Leonard Henry, born 1913 - died 2012
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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1989 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rosoman, Leonard Henry, born 1913 - died 2012 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    photography, photographic paper, card

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 62

Physical description

Scaled photograph of a design for a ceiling fresco in Lambeth Palace Chapel, mounted on card

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1989 (made)


Rosoman, Leonard Henry, born 1913 - died 2012 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

photography, photographic paper, card

Marks and inscriptions

Becket as a young man was fond of hawking & hunting. His hawk plunged into a river after a duck & Becket dived in to save it – he was caught in a mill-race and almost drowned. This was thought to be a miracle & Becket devoted himself to the Church from there on.
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Height: 22.2 cm, Width: 33.3 cm

Descriptive line

Design for ceiling fresco in Lambeth Palace Chapel by Leonard Henry Rosoman [O.B.E., R.A.]: scaled photograph of ceiling panel, mounted on card. British, 1989


Photographic paper; Card




Ecclesiastical Art/Craft; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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