Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Drawing - Armoured knight on horseback

Armoured knight on horseback

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825-70 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Forster Bequest

  • Museum number:

    F.88:182

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 35, box A

Physical description

Watercolour drawing depicting an armoured knight with lance on horseback, facing the viewer.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

ca. 1825-70 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm, Width: 11 cm

Descriptive line

Watercolour drawing by Daniel Maclise depicting an armoured knight with lance on horseback, facing the viewer.

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

Pillar stand of thirty frames, containing three hundred and ninety drawings and sketches in pencil, pen and ink, and colour - figures, landscapes, etc. There are also seven by other hands (aside from Maclise) - Calderon, T.S. Cooper, Cope, Herbert, and Landseer, all R.A., F. Danby, A.R.A., and G. Cattermole.

These drawings and sketches include the following celebrated persons, amongst whom were several more of the Gallery of Illustrious Literary Characters: C.J. Apperley, Sir Egerton Brydges, Edward Bulwer-Lytton (Lord Lytton), G. Cattermole, Sir Alexander Cockburn, Joshua Cristall, Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield), M. Faraday etc.

Materials

Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Lances; Knights

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.