Design for a monument to Pope Clement XI
- Art Funded
- 42.5 x 25.6 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £5,000 (Total: £19,950)
- Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox
Includes elements which were reused in later designs e.g. the radical idea of a dynamic, standing figure of the pope; and the papal sarcophagus flanked by allegories of Strength and Religion. A scaled ground plan is included, and evidence of revisions and corrections reveal the working methods of the artist.
Unknown European Collection; Christie's, New York, 2003; Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox, London. The work has been vetted by the Art Loss Register.