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Metalwork design book

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1915-1935 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wateridge, John, born 1884 (designer)
    Veazey, David Colin (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawings bound in a volume

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Wateridge

  • Museum number:

    E.2063-1952

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf C, box 84

Physical description

Volume containing numerous drawings and sketches for chandeliers, candelabra, lanterns, brackets, inn signs, memorial signs etc.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1915-1935 (made)

Artist/maker

Wateridge, John, born 1884 (designer)
Veazey, David Colin (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawings bound in a volume

Marks and inscriptions

'J. W.' and 'D. C. V'
Inscribed with descriptive notes, scales, measurements, the initials

'1915' to '1935'
Dated variously

'John Wateridge A few Records of my designs & others abt 1910 when with Perry & Co.'
Inscribed inside the front cover

'C. Robertson & Co. Ltd 99 Long Acre & 155 Piccadilly London.'
Inside the front cover the trade label of

Dimensions

Height: 22.9 cm volume, Width: 18.4 cm volume

Descriptive line

Volume containing drawings and designs by John Wateridge and D. C. Veazey for lighting fixtures, brackets, inn signs, memorial plaques etc. for manufacture by Perry & Co., 1915-1935.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.
Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Chandeliers; Candelabra; Lanterns; Fenders; Brackets

Categories

Pattern books; Metalwork; Lighting; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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