The Virtuoso by Francis Phillip Stephanoff

An imaginary arrangement of the Elgin Marbles and other antiquities in the British Museum.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
51 x 59 cm
Acquired in:
1934
Presented by:
G A Simonson through The Art Fund

The seated figure is probably Lord Elgin. One of five gifts of drawings to the British Museum by George Simonson between 1909 and 1936.

Venue details

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

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