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Pen and Ink Drawing - Sketches of Armour - Study for Henry VIII

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P614
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1844 - 1844

Maker Information

Artist:John Everett Millais - View biography for John Everett Millais


The work is a design for Millais' Book of Armour, 1845. Millais made a series of studies of armoury at the Tower of London. There are five other realted sketches in Birmingham's collection. A sketchbook associated with these drawings is the V&A, London.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Armoury Medieval
Medium:Pen and brown ink on paper.


Height:262 mm
Width:310 mm