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Panel

Panel

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1951 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sheet iron, cut, gilded and painted

  • Museum number:

    M.18-1994

  • Gallery location:

    Ironwork, Room 113, case CEILING

Physical description

Panel of sheet iron cut, gilded and painted in the shape of a bull.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1951 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Sheet iron, cut, gilded and painted

Dimensions

Height: 67 cm, Width: 77 cm, Depth: 12 cm

Object history note

Thought to have been made for the Festival of Britain, held on the South Bank, London, in 1951.

Descriptive line

Panel in the shape of a bull, sheet iron gilded and painted, London, ca. 1951

Labels and date

PANEL
Sheet iron, cut, gilded and painted
England; c. 1951

These panels, in the shape of a swan and bull, are thought to have been made for the Festival of Britain, held on the South Bank, London, in 1951.

Museum Nos M.17 and 18-1994 [07/1994]

Materials

Iron; Paint

Techniques

Cutting; Gilding; Painting; Forging (metal forming)

Categories

Metalwork; Ironwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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