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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1903 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in pen and ink

  • Museum number:

    E.1037-1966

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 116

Physical description

Design for a basket carried by the housemaid in 'The Light that Failed', an adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's novel of the same name, with a drawing of the basket and the housemaid's arm on a smaller piece of paper affixed to the main sheet. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pen and ink. Signed in pencil 'Le Celte' and inscribed with measurements.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1903 (made)

Artist/maker

Forbes-Robertson, Eric, born 1865 - died 1935 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in pen and ink

Marks and inscriptions

'Le Celte'
Signed in pencil

Inscribed with measurements

Dimensions

Length: 38.4 cm, Height: 43 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a basket carried by the housemaid in 'The Light that Failed', an adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's novel of the same name, with a drawing of the basket and the housemaid's arm on a smaller piece of paper affixed to the main sheet. Drawing by Eric Forbes-Robertson in pen and ink. Signed in pencil 'Le Celte' and inscribed with measurements.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 pub. HMSO 1967

Materials

Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Baskets

Categories

Drawings; Theatre; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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