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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1725-1809 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sandby, Paul, born 1731 - died 1809 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wash on paper.

  • Museum number:

    E.1251-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 86

Physical description

Study of a small and large tree. On the back, a slight pencil sketch of trees in a park with a house, railed-in tomb and three head-stones by the side.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

1725-1809 (made)

Artist/maker

Sandby, Paul, born 1731 - died 1809 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Wash on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in ink 'Sketch, by Paul Sandby'
On the back 'By Paul Sandby'
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: 11 7/8 in, Width: 17 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Paul Sandby R.A.: Study of a large and a small tree.

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

Wash; Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Tomb; Study; Trees; Park; House

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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