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  • Place of origin:

    London (drawn)

  • Date:

    11/1838 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gordon, G. E. (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink, wash and watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 276

Physical description

A design for a pair of cottages on the Thames for H. Carter showing road elevation.

Place of Origin

London (drawn)


11/1838 (drawn)


Gordon, G. E. (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink, wash and watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'G. E. Gordo Archt. Hammersmith Novr. 1938'
Signed and dated in ink

Inscribed with title

'Sett [sic] Drawing for a Pair of Cottages-Fronting River for H. Carter 1838'
Inscribed on the back

Numbered in pencil on the back


Height: 17.9 cm, Width: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by G. Gordon, design for a pair of cottages for H. Carter, pen and ink, wash and watercolour, London, 1838

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1990


Paper; Ink; Wash; Watercolour



Subjects depicted

Cottages; Elevations


Drawings; Designs; Architecture


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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