Study for the Death of Nelson : Young Soldier at Left of Upper Deck Who Has Just Been Wounded card

National Museums Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery

Study for the Death of Nelson : Young Soldier at Left of Upper Deck Who Has Just Been Wounded

WAG 9710

Currently not on display

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This is a study for the figure of a naval officer in West's painting 'The Death of Nelson' (WAG 3132). In the finished painting, the soldier is recently wounded and supported by figures beside and behind him. He appears on the upper deck in the painting.