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Metalwork design
  • Metalwork design
    Wilson, Henry, born 1864 - died 1934
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Metalwork design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (some annotated in Italian., made)

  • Date:

    1897-1912 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilson, Henry, born 1864 - died 1934 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, chalk and other media

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Orrea Pernel, daughter of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.669:213-1955

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CUP, shelf 8A

Physical description

1 of 510 designs for jewellery, silverwork and jewellers' tools etc., including designs for the carved ivory base of a chalice, a circular stained glass window for St. Mary's Church, Weymouth, a clock, a font, two designs for a pulpit and plant studies. Also a proof of an unemployment stamp designed by the artist in 1912. On various papers, some pricked for transfer, mounted in an album of 120 pages, together with a few inserted hinged sheets, bound in green buckram. Inscribed by the artist with notes, some in Italian,dates, names and addresses of clients etc., and on a piece of paper pasted to the spine 'Designs for Jewellery H W'.

Place of Origin

Britain (some annotated in Italian., made)

Date

1897-1912 (made)

Artist/maker

Wilson, Henry, born 1864 - died 1934 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, chalk and other media

Marks and inscriptions

'Designs for Jewellery H W'
Inscribed by the artist with notes, some in Italian,dates, names and addresses of clients etc., and on a piece of paper pasted to the spine

Dimensions

Height: 33.66 cm size of volume, Width: 38.1 cm size of volume

Descriptive line

Henry Wilson. One of 511 designs for jewellery and religious silverwork in an album. British or Italian, 1897-1912

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Pencil; Pen and ink; Chalk

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; Metalwork; Designs; Jewellery

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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