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Drawing - original sketch designs for the proposed monument to the memory of the duke of Wellington
  • original sketch designs for the proposed monument to the memory of the duke of Wellington
    Alfred Stevens, born 1817 - died 1875
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original sketch designs for the proposed monument to the memory of the duke of Wellington

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    UK (made)

  • Date:

    Mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Alfred Stevens, born 1817 - died 1875 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen

  • Museum number:

    1119-1884

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2C, shelf DR56, box SS13

Physical description

Original sketch designs (2) in perspective and elevation, for the proposed monument to be erected in St Paul's Cathedral London to the memory of the Duke of Wellington; also a sketch design for the equestrian figure showing the Duke mounted with his cocked hat in his outstretched right arm.

Place of Origin

UK (made)

Date

Mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Alfred Stevens, born 1817 - died 1875 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen

Dimensions

Height: 507 mm, Width: 688 mm

Descriptive line

Alfred Stevens, original sketch designs for the proposed monument to the memory of the duke of Wellington, pen, 19th century.

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

Edited by Martina Droth, Jason Edwards, and Michael Hatt ; with contributions by Tim Barringer ... [et al.]. Sculpture victorious : art in an age of invention, 1837-1901 New Haven : Yale University Press, 2014. ISBN: 9780300208030

pp. 348/9

Materials

Pen

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Interiors; Designs

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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