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Drawing - Topographical drawing
  • Topographical drawing
    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852
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Topographical drawing

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Mainz (made)

  • Date:

    1838 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.70-1970

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 147, box G

Physical description

Mainz, Rheinland-Pflaz. Cathedral. Studies of the carved figures of three late 15th century or early 16th century Bishops.

Place of Origin

Mainz (made)

Date

1838 (made)

Artist/maker

A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in ink 'Tombs in Nave Cathedral Mayence' and signed and dated in monogram 'AWP / 1838'.

Dimensions

Height: 176 mm, Width: 260 mm

Object history note

According to Pugin's diaries, he stayed in Mainz from 1 to 2 August 1838. Pugin visited Mainz again from 29 to 30 July 1845.

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

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 286.

Materials

Pencil

Subjects depicted

Bishops

Categories

Drawings; Topography; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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