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Print - Sketch design for a triumphal arch

Sketch design for a triumphal arch

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    early 18th century (made)

  • Museum number:

    E.2628-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf C, box 41

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

early 18th century (made)

Dimensions

Length: 213 mm, Width: 117 mm

Descriptive line

Drawing, Sketch design for a triumphal arch surmounted by sculptural figures - only the left half is shown, Italian, early 18th century.

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

Ward-Jackson, Peter, Italian Drawings Volume II. 17th-18th century, London, 1980, p. 209.

The text is as follows:

ANONYMOUS:
early 18th century

B33

Sketch desgin for a triumphal arch surmounted by sculpted figures: the left helaf only shown
Black chalk
8 3/8 x 4 5/8 (213 x 117)

By the same hand as no. B32.

Materials

Black chalk

Techniques

Drawing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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