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Drawing

  • Artist/Maker:

    Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in black chalk, body colour and white on grey paper.

  • Museum number:

    E.1972-1966

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 133, box D(a)

Physical description

Design for a statue of Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet, holding Yorick's skull, on a pedestal. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in black chalk, body colour and white on grey paper.

Artist/maker

Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in black chalk, body colour and white on grey paper.

Dimensions

Length: 34 cm, Height: 20 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a statue of Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet, holding Yorick's skull, on a pedestal. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in black chalk, body colour and white on grey paper.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 London: HMSO, 1967

Materials

Black chalk; Body colour; Grey paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Pedestal; Skulls

Categories

Drawings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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