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Plaster cast - Censing angel

Censing angel

  • Object:

    Plaster cast

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1255 (made)
    ca. 1931 (cast)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown
    Victoria and Albert Museum (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plaster cast

  • Museum number:

    REPRO.A.1931-7

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plaster cast of a spandrel with a Censing Angel, from the South transept of Westminster Abbey, London, ca. 1255.
Made in the Workshop of the Department for the Sale of Casts at the V&A
About 1931
Dimensions not available
Bought from the Department for the Sale of Casts in 1931 for £50
Museum no. A.1931-7

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1255 (made)
ca. 1931 (cast)

Artist/maker

Unknown
Victoria and Albert Museum (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Plaster cast

Object history note

Made in the Workshop of the Department for the Sale of Casts at the V&A and purchased in 1931 for £50.

Descriptive line

Plaster cast of a spandrel with a Censing Angel, from the South transept of Westminster Abbey, London, ca. 1255, cast ca. 1931 in the workshop of the V&A

Subjects depicted

Angels; Censers

Categories

Sculpture; Architecture; Christianity

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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