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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:

    February 1854 (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.234-1900

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing pasted into a volume depicting the ship the Royal Albert in Kazatch Bay, with an additional sketch of the profile of Lieutenant Lyons, Flag Lieutenant to Admiral Lyons

Place of Origin

Crimea (made)

Date

February 1854 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing on paper

Dimensions

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

Descriptive line

Drawing, 'The Royal Albert, Kazatch Bay', pencil drawing by William Simpson, Crimea, 1854, 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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