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  • Place of origin:

    Birmingham (made)

  • Date:

    1880-1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Robert Lloyd Crosbie & Co. Ltd (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, watercolour and kaolinite

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room WS, case R, shelf 16, box R

Physical description

A colour drawing depicting a brass bed with a hooded canopy in an elaborately furnished bedroom setting.

Place of Origin

Birmingham (made)


1880-1890 (made)


Robert Lloyd Crosbie & Co. Ltd (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, watercolour and kaolinite


Height: 54.1 cm, Width: 73.6 cm

Descriptive line

Design by Robert Lloyd Crosbie, Marriner & Co. Ltd., for a brass bed with hooded canopy, pencil, watercolour and Chinese white, Birmingham, ca.1880-1890

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995


Paper; Watercolour; Kaolinite



Subjects depicted

Brass bed; Bedroom


Furniture; Designs; Interiors


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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