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Design - Design for an iron candlestick
  • Design for an iron candlestick
    Dawson, Nelson Ethelred, born 1859 - died 1941
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Design for an iron candlestick

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. late 19th century-early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dawson, Nelson Ethelred, born 1859 - died 1941

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, watercolour wash and brush and ink on tracing paper

  • Museum number:

    E.692-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 77

Physical description

Drawing. Design for an iron candlestick inscribed with notes. The mid part of the candlestick features an interlaced design.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. late 19th century-early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Dawson, Nelson Ethelred, born 1859 - died 1941

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, watercolour wash and brush and ink on tracing paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with notes

Dimensions

Height: 34 cm, Width: 18 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Nelson Ethelred Dawson. Design for an iron candlestick inscribed with notes. British, ca. late 19th-early 20th century.

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

Lambert, Susan. Drawing: Technique & Purpose. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981. p.20.

Materials

Pencil; Watercolour; Ink; Tracing paper

Techniques

Drawing; Wash technique

Subjects depicted

Designs; Candlestick

Categories

Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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