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Original drawing for illustration.

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meeuwissen, Tony, born 1938 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink and watercolour with collage (matchbox) on card.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.441-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 127

Physical description

Unfinished final drawing for a book cover, 1976. Brown shoe stepping on a pavement with a small purple-flowered plant sprouting from a crack; other items on the pavement include a box of matches and a snail. (The unfinished quality is not apparent, but was so described by Meeuwissen).

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)

Date

ca. 1976 (made)

Artist/maker

Meeuwissen, Tony, born 1938 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Ink and watercolour with collage (matchbox) on card.

Dimensions

Height: 33.5 cm from catalogue, Width: 26.5 cm from catalogue

Object history note

This is the unfinished (as described by the Artist) final drawing for a book cover, 1976.

Descriptive line

Tony Meeuwissen, original drawing for illustration. Ink and watercolour with collage (matchbox) on card. Given by the Artist.

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Registers: 1976-1977

Subjects depicted

Pavements (sidewalks); Shoes (footwear); Snails (animal); Matchboxes

Categories

Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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