Creed, Carey - Artist
Etching (Printing Process)
Queen of ye Amazons, big as Life, by Cleomenes, E. of Pembrokes.
Reference (free text)
Charles Newton, Notes on the Sculptures at Wilton House (London: John Murray, 1849), p. 26, cat. no. 170.
The statue is described by Newton as 'An Amazon, kneeling on her right knee and defending herself against a horseman, of whom no trace remains but one of the hoofs of his horse behind the pelta or lunated shield of the Amazon...'