Preliminary Design for Monument to John Gay the Poet

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1736

Artist:

John Michael Rysbrack (Flemish, 1693-1770)
or Richard Wilson (English, 1714-1782)

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Artist

John Michael Rysbrack

Title

Preliminary Design for Monument to John Gay the Poet

Origin

Flanders

Date

1731–1741

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown wash, over graphite, on cream laid paper, tipped onto ivory laid paper

Dimensions

125 × 135 mm

Credit Line

The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1922.1600

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