18th century (made)
Length: 677 mm, Width: 512 mm
Drawing of a tomb design at the Deposito Co. Da Porto, Venice, 18th century, in an album of drawings commissioned by the Earl of Bute
Drawing of a tomb design at the Deposito Co. Da Porto, in pen and ink and watercolour, on paper. It depicts the classical tomb with two corinthian columns on either side and a pediment. There is a latin inscription in the central area. The drawing is in a portrait format and is bound to one page of the album.
Accepted by H M Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria & Albert Museum, 2000
Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ABOVE 115LL, box LL35