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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    France (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    17th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lafage, Raymond, born 1656 - died 1684 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and bistre, washed, on light green paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.580

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 9

Physical description

Men carrying a heavy, naked, dead body of a man, which has been washed ashore from a wreck; Pen and bistre, washed, on light green paper.

Place of Origin

France (probably, drawn)

Date

17th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Lafage, Raymond, born 1656 - died 1684 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and bistre, washed, on light green paper

Dimensions

Height: 5.2 in, Width: 5.7 in

Object history note

Collection unknown-The initials G. F.

Descriptive line

Lafage, Raymond; Men carrying a heavy, naked, dead body of a man, which has been washed ashore from a wreck; Pen and bistre, washed, on light green paper; French School; 17th century.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Pen; Bistre

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Men; Corpse

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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