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Design

Design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1847 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil on wove paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Order of the Visitation

  • Museum number:

    E.410-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Slight sketch of a Gothic doorway and a handwritten inscription on a large sheet of laid paper.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1847 (made)

Artist/maker

A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil on wove paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Pugins original designs for St. Thomas church / Fulham'
In handwriting in pencil

'G.WALLIS / 1845'
Watermark

Figure of Brittania.
Watermark

Dimensions

Height: 39.9 cm, Width: 32.1 cm

Object history note

There is a manuscript letter by Pugin MSL/2009/12 in the National Art Library which relates to this commission.

Descriptive line

Slight sketch associated with designs for St.Thomas of Canterbury parish church, Fulham, by A.W.N. Pugin, 1847

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

Wedgwood, Alexandra, In Atterbury, Paul. and Wainwright, Clive eds. Pugin. A Gothic Passion. New Haven and London: Yale University Press in association with the V&A, 1994. p.58, ill. ISBN 0300060149.

Materials

Wove paper; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Doorways

Categories

Architecture

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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