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Zinc block

  • Date:

    ca.1957 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Drew, Jacob (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Zinc block, wood, printing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Society of Designer Craftsmen

  • Museum number:

    E.121:1-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a, case V, shelf 127

Physical description

A zinc block mounted on wood.

Date

ca.1957 (made)

Artist/maker

Drew, Jacob (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Zinc block, wood, printing

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title etc.

Dimensions

Height: 19.6 cm, Width: 13 cm

Object history note

Design for the front cover of the catalogue of the twenty-fifth exhibition of the Arts & Crafts Exhibition Society, held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington, 6 November to 8 December 1957.

Impressions from these blocks are E.121A, B-1968

Descriptive line

Design by Jacob Drew (born 1909), for the front cover of the catalogue of the twenty-fifth exhibition of the Arts & Crafts Exhibition Society, 6 November to 8 December 1957. Zinc block mounted on wood, one of two, ca.1957.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.

Materials

Zinc; Wood

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Exhibition catalogues

Categories

Prints; Tools & Equipment

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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