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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    27 March 1862 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink, water-colour and pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Edward Godwin, son of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.606-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 123

Physical description

Coloured drawing of elevations of a staircase and sections of mouldings. Scale ½ inch to 1 foot.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

27 March 1862 (made)

Artist/maker

Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink, water-colour and pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Northampton Town Hall (1/2 inch scale) / Principal Staircase & Details / A:9'
Inscribed at the top right of page

'E W Godwin March 27. 1862'
Signed and dated at the top right of page

Inscribed with notes, measurements etc.

Dimensions

Height: 68.3 cm approx, Width: 50 cm approx.

Descriptive line

Design for Northampton Town Hall (1 of 47 sheets) showing an elevation of the principal staircase (1 of 2). Pen and ink, water-colour and pencil drawing by Edward William Godwin, 1862.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Ink; Pencil; Water-colour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Elevation; Window; Staircase; Town hall

Categories

Architecture; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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