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Metalwork design book

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    December 1909 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, and watercolour drawings bound in a volume

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Wateridge

  • Museum number:

    E.2062-1952

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf C, box 83

Physical description

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

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

December 1909 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, and watercolour drawings bound in a volume

Marks and inscriptions

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

'J. Wateridge, started Dec 1909 A few Records of my designs & others when with Perry & Co.'
Inscribed inside the front cover

'C. Robertson & Co. Ltd 99 Long Acre & 155 Piccadilly London.'
Inside the front cover are the trade labels 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, fenders etc. for manufacture by Perry & Co., began 1909.

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.
Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983

Production Note

The designs and drawings in this volume were began in December 1909.

Materials

Pencil; Ink; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing; Binding

Subjects depicted

Fenders; Lanterns; Brackets; Candelabra; Chandeliers

Categories

Pattern books; Lighting; Metalwork; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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