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  • Place of origin:

    united kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1765-1836 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Westall, Richard R.A., born 1765 - died 1836 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.1515-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 139

Physical description

Pencil drawing for illustration showing a woman in classical robes seated on a pedestal, with a female attendant next to her; against a background of classical architecture.

Place of Origin

united kingdom (made)

Date

1765-1836 (published)

Artist/maker

Westall, Richard R.A., born 1765 - died 1836 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed 'R.W.'
Inscribed 'Jerusalem'
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 5 in, Width: 4 in

Descriptive line

Pencil drawing by Richard Westall R.A.: Drawing of a woman in classical robes seated on a pedestal against a background of classical architecture.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Women; Architecture; Pedestal; Robes

Categories

Drawings; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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