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Sir John Grove of Grove's monument in St Peter's, Sandwich

Sir John Grove of Grove's monument in St Peter's, Sandwich

Artist: M[axwell], G

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1778

Shelfmark: Ktop XVII

Item number: 11-2-d

Length: 20.7

Width: 7.72

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Drawing

This view from above of recumbent figure of Sir John Grove wearing full battle armour has been drawn in bistre, a brown pigment made from soot. The knight's arms are poised to withdraw his sword. This engraving appears in Boys' 'History of Sandwich'.

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