Reference numberMS/223/30
TitleDrawing, a geologist in a chalk pit, by George John Rose
Datec1840 [?]
DescriptionLandscape view, showing a 19th century gentleman field geologist in outdoor clothing, seated while writing or drawing in a notebook. Inscribed below: " Lime-Kiln, & Chalk Pit near Wells, Norfolk with oblique ascending veins of thin Flint. also horizontal layers of tabular flint. Drawn by G. J.Rose." The drawing is signed, lower right "G.J.Rose". Not dated.
Extent1 item
FormatPencil drawing
Physical descriptionOn grey paper, foxing across the original.
Access statusOpen
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