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Aunt Ermyntrude's Garden

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1933 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne, born 1904 - died 1978 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, black chalk and oil on cardboard

  • Museum number:

    E.23288-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 118

Physical description

Design for a stage setting. Signed in pencil 'Oliver Messel' and inscribed 'Puzzle Find Aunt Ermintrude'.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1933 (made)

Artist/maker

Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne, born 1904 - died 1978 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, black chalk and oil on cardboard

Marks and inscriptions

'Oliver Messel'
Signed in pencil

'Puzzle Find Aunt Ermintrude'
Inscribed

Dimensions

Height: 35.56 cm, Width: 50.48 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Oliver Hilary Sambourne Messel

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964

Materials

Pencil; Chalk; Oil; Cardboard

Subjects depicted

Theatre design

Categories

Drawings; Theatre

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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