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Brass rubbing - William and Ursula Hawes with their children

William and Ursula Hawes with their children

  • Object:

    Brass rubbing

  • Place of origin:

    Solihull (Location of original brass. Rubbing would have been made on site.
    Original brass might have been made elsewhere prior to its installation., made)

  • Date:

    1610 (made)
    second quarter 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wax rubbing on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E.R.M. Morris

  • Museum number:

    E.40-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Rubbing taken from a memorial brass

Place of Origin

Solihull (Location of original brass. Rubbing would have been made on site.
Original brass might have been made elsewhere prior to its installation., made)

Date

1610 (made)
second quarter 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wax rubbing on paper

Dimensions

Height: 23.5 in From original accession record, Width: 18.75 in From original accession record

Descriptive line

William Hawes with 4 sons and his wife, Ursula (née Colles) with 4 daughters, 1610. Solihull Church, Warwickshire.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1950, London, 1962.
Stephenson, Mill. A List of Monumental Brasses in the British Isles. London, 1926 and Appendix, 1938.

Materials

Wax

Techniques

Rubbing

Categories

Death; Metalwork; Rubbings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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