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Sample

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil and gold leaf on glass; watercolour and gesso, varnished, on board

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. H. F. Brock

  • Museum number:

    E.114-1955

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case D, shelf 8

Physical description

1 of 14 specimens of signwriters' initial letters and stencilled ornament.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Oil and gold leaf on glass; watercolour and gesso, varnished, on board

Descriptive line

Signwriters' stencilled ornament sample, painted on a varnished board.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Oil paint; Gold leaf; Watercolour; Gesso; Varnish; Wood

Techniques

Painting; Stencilling

Categories

Drawings; Advertising; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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