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Design - Design for a Card

Design for a Card

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1960s-1970s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilson, Marion, born 1933 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, paint and ball point pen on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Marion Wilson

  • Museum number:

    E.979-2003

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MD, shelf 13, box B

Physical description

Drawing on paper of a baby in a crib with its mother. Mounted on a second sheet of decorated paper and stapled to paper folder

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1960s-1970s (made)

Artist/maker

Wilson, Marion, born 1933 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, paint and ball point pen on paper

Marks and inscriptions

MARiON
Signature, in pen, bottom right, decorated with flowers

HANDLE/ WITH CARE/ PLEASE
Handwritten in pencil on folder

300 M.P.C./ Birth of a baby-/ MARiON- 66-/ Open uP/ It would be sweet-/ the border - especially the/ right hand side/ on the accompanying/ envelope!/ (You see why my extravagence is a natural!)/ Please handle with care/ as delicate
Handwritten in pen on the front of the folder

Sheet CR 746
Handwritten in blue pen on the front of the folder

G.F. 5909/ M.P.C./ Marion
Handwritten in blue pen on the reverse of the folder

Dimensions

Height: 44.7 cm, Width: 32 cm, Height: 55.6 cm mount, Width: 38.6 cm mount, Height: 56.4 cm folder, Width: 76 cm folder

Descriptive line

Design for a greeting card by Marion Wilson for the Gordon Fraser Gallery, 1960s-1970s

Materials

Paint; Ball point pen; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Kitsch; Babies; Birth; Designs; Cribs; Roses; Greeting cards; Motherhood

Categories

Designs; Greeting cards

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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