Study for the Monument to Naval Captains William Bayne, William Blair and Lord Robert Manner
- ca. 1782
- Brown wash and pen and gray ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 21 7/16 x 15 3/16in. (54.5 x 38.6cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "25 feet high"; inscribed in graphite traced over in pen and brown ink, lower right: "J. Nollekens"; inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center: "The within is the plan mentioned in my contract with the Lords Commissioners | of his Majesty's Treasury bearing date the second of March 1784 | Joseph Nollekens. | Witness Wm Chamberlayne | Tho: Cotton."
Fleur-de-lys (Heawood 1838).
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- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British, Study for the Monument to Naval Captains William Bayne, William Blair and Lord Robert Manner, ca. 1782