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  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1900-1948 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wells, J. C. S. (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Indian ink and water-colour drawing.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.1533-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 139

Physical description

Composition of grotesque animals, human heads and skulls.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)

Date

1900-1948 (published)

Artist/maker

Wells, J. C. S. (made)

Materials and Techniques

Indian ink and water-colour drawing.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed 'J. C. S. Wells'
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 7 3/4 in, Width: 5 1/2 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by J. C. S. Wells: Fantastic composition of grotesque animals, human heads and skulls.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Indian ink; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Skull; Head; Animals; Human

Categories

Drawings; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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