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Creator:
Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British
Title:

Study for the Monument to Naval Captains William Bayne, William Blair and Lord Robert Manner

Date:
ca. 1782
Medium:
Brown wash and pen and gray ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 7/16 x 15 3/16in. (54.5 x 38.6cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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).

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1569
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11282
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