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Munstead Corner Sketchbook

  • Object:

    Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1891 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lutyens, Edwin Landseer Sir, born 1869 - died 1944 (architect)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen, ink and watercolour on paper watermarked J.Whatman 1890

  • Museum number:

    E.1:63-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE 125CC

Physical description

A page of drawings including sketches of a lion, pig, fox and cat by Lutyens. Also on the page is a child's sketch by Bobby Barlow.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1891 (made)

Artist/maker

Lutyens, Edwin Landseer Sir, born 1869 - died 1944 (architect)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen, ink and watercolour on paper watermarked J.Whatman 1890

Dimensions

Height: 18.5 cm, Width: 18.2 cm, Depth: 1.2 cm

Object history note

The child's sketch was drawn by Bobby Barlow who was possibly a relation of one of Lutyens's assistants at the time named William Barlow.

Descriptive line

Drawings by Sir Edwin Lutyens and Bobby Barlow, animal sketches, from a sketchbook containing 51 pages of designs and 19 blank pages, pencil, pen ink and watercolour on paper, quarter bound in black leather with dark green boards, Great Britain, 1891

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991

Production Note

Series Date: 1891

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Pen; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Lion; Foxes; Cats; Pigs

Categories

Drawings; Children & Childhood; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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