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Design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    Early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fries, Leonard (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, indian ink, chinese white, watercolour, paper, drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.495-1989

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503, case LD, shelf 37

Physical description

Preliminary design for an advertisement depicting a page boy and a woman in a ball gown. Pencil, indian ink, chinese white and watercolour drawing on paper

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

Early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Fries, Leonard (designer)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, indian ink, chinese white, watercolour, paper, drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Leonard Fries 95 Priory Road London NW6
Stamped on the reverse in blue ink

Dimensions

Height: 19.7 cm, Width: 14.2 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a cigarette advertisement by Leonard Fries: a page boy and a woman in a ball gown. British, pencil, indian ink, chinese white and watercolour on paper, early 20th century

Materials

Pencil; Paper; Indian ink; Chinese white; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Cigarette

Categories

Designs; Advertising

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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