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Design

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Arbus, André , born 1903 - died 1969 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, watercolour, bodycolour, chinese white, cartridge paper, thin card, drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.1463-1991

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case W, shelf 127

Physical description

Design drawing for a desk and chair in the Art Deco style. Preliminary pencil, watercolour, bodycolour and chinese white on cartridge paper laid onto thin card mount.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Arbus, André , born 1903 - died 1969 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, watercolour, bodycolour, chinese white, cartridge paper, thin card, drawing

Marks and inscriptions

andre arbus
signed in pencil

A
Lettered in ink

BUREAU
Lettered on the backing sheet

Dimensions

Height: 48.8 cm, Width: 56.3 cm

Descriptive line

Design by André Arbus for a desk and chair in the Art Deco style. Preliminary pencil, watercolour, bodycolour and chinese white on cartridge paper. French, 1930

Materials

Cartridge paper; Pencil; Chinese white; Watercolour; Bodycolour; Card

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Designs; Drawings; Furniture

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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