Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Thomas Stothard, 1755–1834, British
Title:
A Study for the Wellington Monument
Date:
undated
Materials & Techniques:
Graphite, pen and brown ink, and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 × 8 inches (25.1 × 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "History recording | [...] frowning"; lower center: "Plenty welcoming"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "11 | 12 ug"; upper center: "monument intended for the B[...] | upon his triumphant [...] from India"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1756
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12954