Drawing

Two Colossal Statues with the Ruins of the palace of Memnon opposite Carnac on the Nile

1803-1804 (drawn)

Craig, William Marshall

Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 17.4 cm

SD.274:5 PDP

Drawing, `Two Colossal Statues with the Ruins of the palace of Memnon opposite Carnac on the Nile', 1803-1804, by William Marshall Craig. An illustration to Revd E. Blomfield, A General View of The World, Geographical, Historical and Philosophical; on a plan entirely new, 2 vols, Bungay, 1807.

On the back, pencil sketches of figure studies

According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt. fr. Abbott & Holder. July 1968 £4 -10'[shillings]. [SD.274:1-6]

Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 85, shelf SC, box 9

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