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Munstead Corner Sketchbook

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1969 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ball-point pen

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A envelope addressed in typescript to Mrs. J. G. Links of 2 Hyde Park Street in London. The envelope was used to send architect Edwin Lutyens's Munstead Corner sketchbook.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca. 1969 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Ball-point pen

Marks and inscriptions

'Mrs. J. G. Links, 2 Hyde Park St., Lonson W.2.'
Addressed in typescript

'Fathers Sketchbook'
Inscribed in ink

'M. Corner, 1891 3-4 only.'
Inscribe in ball-point pen

'11 Dec 90' and '261'
Attached are two self-adhesive Christie's labels inscribed in ink


Height: 23.8 cm, Width: 16.4 cm

Descriptive line

Envelope used by Mary Lutyens to post her fathers sketchbook to Mrs. J. G. Links, Great Britain, ca. 1969

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


Paper; Ballpoint pen




Designs; Architecture; Stationery


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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