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Design for the decoration of the choir vault, Abbey Church of St. Mary, to be executed by J.G. Crace

  • Object:

    Design drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1849 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and sepia with grey wash

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DD, shelf 12

Physical description

Full-size design of a crozier with a sheep astride it and a scroll behind it, which is inscribed 'Peter Sin' [?]

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1849 (made)


A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and sepia with grey wash

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with colour notes


Height: 805 mm, Width: 415 mm

Descriptive line

Design by Pugin

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 236.


Pencil; Sepia; Wash



Subjects depicted

Crozier; Sheep


Designs; Drawings; Architectural drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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