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Drawing - Sketches made during the Campaign of 1854-55 in the Crimea, Circassia and Constantinople
  • Sketches made during the Campaign of 1854-55 in the Crimea, Circassia and Constantinople
    Simpson, William R.I. F.R.G.S., born 1823 - died 1899
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Sketches made during the Campaign of 1854-55 in the Crimea, Circassia and Constantinople

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Crimea (made)

  • Date:

    1854-1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simpson, William R.I. F.R.G.S., born 1823 - died 1899 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.426-1900

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf H, box 1

Physical description

Drawing pasted into a volume depicting a scene from the Charge of the Light Brigade

Place of Origin

Crimea (made)

Date

1854-1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Simpson, William R.I. F.R.G.S., born 1823 - died 1899 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing on paper

Dimensions

Height: 58 cm volume, Width: 44.4 cm volume, Depth: 3 cm volume

Descriptive line

Drawing, 'The ground of the light cavalry charge', watercolour drawing by William Simpson, Crimea, 1855, in a bound volume titled 'Sketches made during the Campaign of 1854-55 in the Crimea, Circassia and Constantinople' by William Simpson

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; War

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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