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Standing Stone

Date made: September 1815

Description: On the sketch is written: "Memorandum sketch of one of the Giant's Quoiting stones near Port Iron [Port Erin] with a distant view of Brada Head, Isle of Man. Will Latham, September 1815."

Sketch by Captain William Latham of Liverpool. In July 1815 Captain William Latham made a tour of the Isle of Man with Mr William Gerard Walmesley Esq of Liverpool, Mr James Leigh of Liverpool and Mr Ralph Greenough of Wigan. Latham made many sketches of the Island during his visit.


Measurements: overall: 35cm x 26cm

Materials: paper : pen & ink

Object name: drawing

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 1954-7423


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