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Air-brush drawing

  • Date:

    1972 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Castle, Philip (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    air-brush, paint, white card

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from the Artist, from his own collection

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 150, box B

Physical description

air-brush drawing on white card; image in dark blue/grey/green of Frankenstein inserting batteries on the chest cavity of his "monster"


1972 (made)


Castle, Philip (artist)

Materials and Techniques

air-brush, paint, white card

Marks and inscriptions

Philip Castle
Signed in pencil


: 583 mm, : 454 mm

Object history note

One of a group of drawings and printed examples of illustrations by Philip Castle, selected for the V&A Museum by the artist, from his own collection.

Descriptive line

Philip Castle: original airbrush drawing for an illustration for an advertisement for Duracell Batteries, 1972

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Registers: 1976-1977


Spray paint; Card




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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