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  • Date:

    1943-1952 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Russell, (Sydney) Gordon C.B.E., M.C., R.D.I., F.S.I.A (Sir), born 1892 - died 1980 (artist)
    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink, drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Board of Trade

  • Museum number:

    E.48-1964

  • Gallery location:

    On display in Values of Design, Design Society, Shekou, China

Physical description

15 working drawings in pen and ink, for Utility furniture, showing bedroom, dining-room, kitchen and nursery furniture constructed of wood, metal and cane and willow, with diagrams of joints and spring unit components.

Date

1943-1952 (made)

Artist/maker

Russell, (Sydney) Gordon C.B.E., M.C., R.D.I., F.S.I.A (Sir), born 1892 - died 1980 (artist)
Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink, drawing

Marks and inscriptions

'6-11', '36-40','43','47','54' and '55'
Each inscribed with working notes, numerical key etc. Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 38.1 cm drawing, Width: 22.9 cm drawing, Height: 406 mm sheet, Width: 256 mm sheet

Descriptive line

Sheets (15) of working drawings, by Sir (Sydney) Gordon Russell, C.B.E., M.C., R.D.I., F.S.I.A, and other artists, for Utility furniture, showing bedroom, dining-room, kitchen and nursery furniture constructed of wood, metal and cane and willow, with diagrams of joints and spring unit components. 1943-52.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1964 published by HMSO 1965

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Diagrams; Nurseries; Bedrooms; Kitchens; Furniture; Dining rooms

Categories

Drawings; Interiors; Household objects; Shekou; Values of Design; Design Society

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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