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Design for a monument to Richard Gwillym

Rickman, Thomas (1776-1841)

Design for a triumphal arch commemorating the freedom of the seas

Benard, Charles Joachim (b. 1750)
NOTES: This unexecuted design is said to commemorate the Treaty of Versailles of 1783.

Design for a stage set: the Gallery of Pluto

Delafosse, Jean-Charles (1734-1789)

Design for a monument

Gandy, Joseph Michael (1771-1843)

Design for the decoration of the statue of Eros for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Piccadilly Circus, London

Casson, Sir Hugh Maxwell (1910-1999)
NOTES: The statue of Eros was designed by Sir Arthur Gilbert and erected in 1893. Elizabeth ascended the throne upon the death of her father, King George VI, on 6 February 1952 and was crowned Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June 1953.

Arch of Hadrian, Athens, with the ruins of the Temples of Zeus Olympus in the background

NOTES: It is likely this drawing dates from between 1751 and 1754, during Stuart's extensive travels in Greece.This image also appeared as an engraving in Stuart & Revett's 'The Antiquities of Athens' (London, 1794), vol. III, ch. iii, pl. I.

Lupton's Range, Eton College, Berkshire: close-up of the gatehouse tower from School Yard

NOTES: Roger Lupton was provost of Eton College from 1503 to 1535, during which time he commissioned the new range. Built in 1517-1520, it comprised the provost's lodge, the Election Hall, and the embattled tower of the gatehouse.