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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:

    Circassia (made)

  • Date:

    4th October 1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.304-1900

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing pasted into a volume depicting the fort on the road between Anapa and Soudjak Kaleh, on the Circassian coast

Place of Origin

Circassia (made)

Date

4th October 1855 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The walls made with stones and mud
pencil note by the artist

Dimensions

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

Descriptive line

Drawing, 'Fort on the Road between Anapa and Soudjak Kaleh', pencil drawing by William Simpson, Circassia, 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

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; War

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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