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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1930s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Indian ink and chinese white on card

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Ann D. Smith

  • Museum number:

    E.1158-2000

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FD, shelf 1

Physical description

Drawing for Illustration for woman's and children's hats.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1930s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Indian ink and chinese white on card

Marks and inscriptions

'3½"' with short arrows above and below
Left edge at centre; writing; pencil

'Hats / for the Children / [a line] / Top A Yellow fancy straw / trimmed with a blue velvet / ribbon & nosebud posies. / Left A mauve linen hat, with shell / pink organdie underbrim / which is allowed to show / through the cut-out design / on the upper surface, & / also appears on the / lower part of the crown. / Right / A cap of fine speckled tweed stockinette in green & yellow, / trimmed with a green ribbon, / & worn with a scarf of same / material.'
Back; writing; pencil

Dimensions

Height: 27.7 cm, Width: 21.9 cm

Descriptive line

Illustration for children's hats, anonymous, 1930s

Materials

Indian ink; Kaolinite (pigment)

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Children (people by age group); Children's clothing; Hats

Categories

Children & Childhood; Illustration

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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