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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    November 11 1878 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, ink wash, water-colour, gouache and coloured chalks

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Edward Godwin, son of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.563-1963

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing of a section of door and window mouldings and cornices.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

November 11 1878 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, ink wash, water-colour, gouache and coloured chalks

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with notes, measurements etc.

'November 11. 78.'
Dated

Object history note

E.533, 556-1963 are said by the artist to have been rejected by the Board of Works (see p.261 of The Building News, March, 1879). The artist’s second designs, E.554, 555-1963 were passed by them. E.555-1963, a copy of the artist’s design by C. P. Edwards was reproduced between pp.220, 221 of The British Architect…, Vol, 10, 1878.

This drawing is a design for a house and studio for the artist Frank Miles, Tite Street, Chelsea.

Descriptive line

Design (one of four) for sections of door and window mouldings and cornices. One of 21 sheets of designs for a house and studio, Tite Street, Chelsea. Pencil, pen and ink, ink wash, water-colour, gouache and coloured chalk drawing by Edward William Godwin, 1878.

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

Pen and ink; Pencil; Water-colour; Wash; Gouache; Coloured chalk

Techniques

Drawing (image making)

Subjects depicted

Moulding; Cornices; House; Studio

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Architecture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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