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

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    October 18 1861 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and water-colour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Edward Godwin, son of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.599-1963

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Coloured drawing showing a half eleveation and section of part of the entrance to a vestibule. Scale 1 inch to 1 foot. On either side are the bases of columns.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

October 18 1861 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and water-colour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Northampton Town Hall / B.III / Detail of entrance 1 inch to a foot'
Inscribed in pencil near the top right corner

'E W Godwin archt / [illegible word] Oct. 18. 61'
Signed and dated in pencil near the top right corner

Inscribed with notes, measurements etc.

Dimensions

Height: 39.5 cm, Width: 50.2 cm

Descriptive line

Design for the entrance to the vestibule of Northampton Town Hall (1 of 47 sheets). Pencil and water-colour drawing by Edward William Godwin, 1861.

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

Pencil; Water-colour; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Columns; Town hall; Elevation; Vestibule

Categories

Architecture; Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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