An Album of Drawings by Various artists

The album belonged to Lord James Cavendish MP (d 1741), son of the second Duke of Devonshire.


Details

Medium:
Drawings
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1951

In its original binding, though much damaged. The drawings 'not of uniform interest' but remarkable. Wide range of artists of French, Netherlandish and Italian Schools.

Provenance

Collection of Lord James Cavendish.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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