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Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kent, William (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.900-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 125, box B

Physical description

A pen and ink drawing depicting gladiatorial combats between Secutor and Retiarius.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (probably, made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Kent, William (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 6.875 in, Width: 6.625 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by William Kent, depicting gladiatorial combats between Secutor and Retiarius, pen and ink on paper, 18th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Gladiators

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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