James Thornhill (English, 1675-1734)
Studies for Two Stained Glass Windows (Judgment of Midas and Judgment of Paris)
Materialspen and ink, wash technique, chalk
24.4 x 37.2 cm (9 5/8 x 14 5/8 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Signed, LR:J Th/1719 Sept ___ (?) Inscribed:The 2 South Windows to be painted by Mr. Pried the painter on Glass in Copper Colours for Mr. Bateman in Soho Square.Judgment of ParisDiana and ActaeonApollo and Daphne Judgment of MidasDiana abnd EndymionAlpheus(?) and ArethusaBottom is measured out in feet.Inscribed verso UL:William Price morto nel 1722. There is a tiny pen sketch of a figure in the center.
Marks: Watermark:Fleur de lis
Credit / Object Number
Museum Works of Art Fund
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