The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Studies of Armour from the Meyrick Collection
  • Drawing
  • Studies of Armour from the Meyrick Collection
  • Eugène Delacroix (1798 - 1863)
  • London, England
  • 08/07/1825
  • Lead on paper
  • Object size: 19.1 x 27.9 cm
    Image size: 18.4 x 26 cm
    Mount size: 40.5 x 55.8 cm
  • Inscription: '83 Newman Street'
    Inscription: 'Le Duc de / Longueville / de son chateau / en Brie'
    Inscription: 'Knight of S. George Rava [a in superscript] / 1534'
    Inscription: 'Ferdinand / Roi des Romains / 1548'
    Inscription: 'Vendredi 8 juillet. / le soir chez Dr Meyrick'
    Stamp: 'ED' Atelier stamp
  • 2006.2
  • Not on display
History
Further Reading
  • Delacroix sale, Paris, 17-29/02/1864, no. 655 or 656; Sotheby's, London, 15/02/1950; Sir James Mann; presented to the Library of Hertford House, 1954.