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Study for a Monument to the Reverend John Clowes

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in graphite, upper centre: "No 37"; in grey ink, upper centre: "I | V | II | VI | III | VII | IV | VIII | IX | X | Holy Bible"; in graphite, lower left: "This is Dedicated < . . .> "; in graphite lower left: "Grandsire"; in graphite, lower centre: "Bible beside Mr. Clowes | Guardian Angel"; in graphite, lower right [encircled]: "58"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Gold against dwg. scarce | opens mount | blue top"; in graphite lower centre: "C.A. Tulk has this"; in graphite, lower right: "D26724 | no 3".
Medium: Grey ink with brown wash and graphite
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

St. John's Church, Manchester, England

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