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Oil painting - Mural painting, decorative border with red curtain

Mural painting, decorative border with red curtain

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    London (painted)

  • Date:

    1925 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bell, Vanessa, born 1879 - died 1961 (painter (artist))
    Grant, Duncan, born 1885 - died 1978 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Raymond Mortimer

  • Museum number:

    P.4-1953

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil painting

Place of Origin

London (painted)

Date

1925 (painted)

Artist/maker

Bell, Vanessa, born 1879 - died 1961 (painter (artist))
Grant, Duncan, born 1885 - died 1978 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on panel

Dimensions

Height: 251.8 cm estimate, Width: 38 cm estimate

Object history note

Given by Raymond Mortimer, 1953

Descriptive line

'Mural Painting, Decorative Border with Red Curtain'. One of a set of five decorative murals painted in oil, on canvas or panel, by Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant, in 1925. They were created for a room at 6 Endsleigh Place, London, WC1.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Oil paint; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Borders (ornament areas); Curtains

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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