Statue of George II, Greenwich
- Part Of:
- Graphite, pen and brown ink, and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 7 7/8 × 5 inches (20 × 12.7 cm), Sheet: 8 3/4 × 6 1/2 inches (22.2 × 16.5 cm), and Binding: 8 3/4 inches (22.2 cm)
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "In the centre of the grand square is a fine statue of George 2 | by Rysbrack. sculpted out of a single block of white Marble which | weigh'd 11 Tons."; inscribed below image in graphite: "Between King Charles and Queen Anne's buildings. The marble taken from the French by Admiral Sir George Rooke"
Watermark on album page: "Smith & Allnutt 1823"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors-Sketchbooks
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Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British, Statue of George II, Greenwich, undated
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