The drawing is a sketch for Thornhill's painting on the staircase at Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire, executed about 1710 for Thomas Vernon, an eminent lawyer.
- Pen & brown ink
- 16 x 12 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Joseph McCrindle through The Art Fund
It shows Menelaus recruiting allies for the Trojan war.
From the Manning Gallery, London. Given through the Lutece Foundation , New York.