Drawings, watercolour & cartoons by Various artists

A miscellaneous collection of 6 works of paper: 1) Chalk drawing of head and shoulders of Don Quixote, holding the pommel of a sword, in the manner of John Vanderbank; 2) Chalk drawing of a head of soldier wearing a helmet, in the manner of Joseph Parrocel; 3) Watercolour of a waterfall by Rev.

Details

Medium:
Various
Acquired in:
2005
Presented by:
Unknown through The Art Fund

William Gilpin; 4) Two cartoon drawings, 'Interior of one of our public galleries of priceless masterpieces' and 'Man painting a name on a doorway', both entitled 'The Nation and the works of art it appreciates' by William K Haselden; 5-6) Two 15th century Persian works.

Provenance

Unknown.

Venue details

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

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