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Sketch for Lord Amherst's Monument

1851
Thomas Stothard (English, 1755–1834)


Catalogue Raisonné

proof

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 18.1 cm (9 9/16 x 7 1/8 in. )

Accession Number

42.19.1a

Medium or Technique

Brush, brown wash, pen and ink on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

A group of three figures, a young man, and two women, one swooning, the other bending to support her. A putto with floral and fruit piece at right; an angel holding a circlet of laurel in her right hand seated on the fragment of a pillar behind the standing male figure (Lord Amherst) Drawing removed from volume I and placed in a mat March 18, 1958

Provenance

Chiswick Book Shop, New York (cat. 23 #230); Gift of W. G. Russell Allen; acquired 8 January 1942

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen