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Design

Design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fries, Leonard, born 1881 - died 1965 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, tracing paper, drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.785-1989

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LD, shelf 37

Physical description

Preliminary design for an advertisement for a British car, showing the head of Britannia. Pencil drawing on tracing paper

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Fries, Leonard, born 1881 - died 1965 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, tracing paper, drawing

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm, Width: 58.6 cm

Descriptive line

Preliminary design for an advertisement by Leonard Fries: for a British car, showing the head of Britannia. British, pencil drawing on tracing paper, early 20th century

Materials

Pencil; Tracing paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Car

Categories

Designs; Advertising

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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