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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H

Drawing

18th century (drawn)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Ruins; A boy soliciting alms from three gentlemen who examine the buildings; other figures grouped about; Drawn with black chalk on grey paper, slightly washed with Indian ink and heightened with white.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
drawn with black chalk on grey paper, slightly washed with Indian ink and heightened with white
Brief Description
Wilson, Richard (RA); Ruins; A boy soliciting alms from three gentlemen who examine the ruins; other figures grouped about; Drawn with black chalk on grey paper, slightly washed with Indian ink and heightened with white; English School; 18th century.
Physical Description
Ruins; A boy soliciting alms from three gentlemen who examine the buildings; other figures grouped about; Drawn with black chalk on grey paper, slightly washed with Indian ink and heightened with white.
Dimensions
  • Height: 11.9in
  • Width: 16.4in
Style
Credit line
Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce
Object history
Collections-Dr. Munro and William Esdaile.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.
Collection
Accession Number
DYCE.649

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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