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Design

  • Place of origin:


    London (75 Duke St Grosvenor Sq, made)

  • Date:

    1930s (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Carpenter, B. (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, water-colour and bodycolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Yu-Chee Chong Fine Art, London

  • Museum number:

    E.303-1998

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LD, shelf 44

Physical description

Pencil, water-colour and bodycolour image depicting an expansive bedroom, with large alcove at back with bed. The main part of the bedroom is decorated in green with a large parquet floor.

Place of Origin


London (75 Duke St Grosvenor Sq, made)

Date

1930s (designed)

Artist/maker

Carpenter, B. (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, water-colour and bodycolour

Dimensions

Height: 53.5 cm, Width: 75.8 cm

Descriptive line

Design for proposed decoration of a bedroom in the Pompeian style by B. Carpenter.

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

Leslie, Fiona Designs for 20th-Century Interiors. London: V&A Publications, 2000.

Materials

Pencil; Water-colour; Body-colour

Techniques

Illustration; Painting (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Beds (furniture); Furniture; Bedrooms; Pompeian Style; Fireplaces

Categories

Designs; Furniture; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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