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Drawing - Designs  for Gothic Style Silverware

Designs for Gothic Style Silverware

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    England (Possibly)

  • Date:

    1825-1850

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, wash and white chalk on wove paper

  • Museum number:

    E.795-1997

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 32

Physical description

Designs [2] for centrepieces in the Gothic style. On the left is a centrepiece surmounted by two mounted knights jousting, with two small salts, standing on a lobed base. On the right are two wine coolers and a bowl ornamented with armoured knights and coats of arms, standing on a lobed base. On the back is the right half of a coffee pot showing the ornamented spout.

Place of Origin

England (Possibly)

Date

1825-1850

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, wash and white chalk on wove paper

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 cm, Width: 26.8 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing for silverware, 1825-1850

Production Note

Goldsmith's Work And Silversmith's Work: English: 1840S

Materials

Pen; Pencil; Ink; Wash; White chalk; Paper

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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