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Design for stained glass
  • Design for stained glass
    Godwin, Edward William, born 1833 - died 1886
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Design for stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1867 (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:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Design for a roundel of stained glass with patterns of hart’s tongue fern. This design is coloured in blue, green and yellow, and drawn on Whatman paper, watermarked 1867.

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1867 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and water-colour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed by the artist with colour notes, measurements etc. (partly obliterated)


Diameter: 16.2 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a roundel of stained glass decorated with hart's tongue fern. Pencil and water-colour drawing by Edward William Godwin, ca.1867.

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

Soros, Susan Weber, ed. E.D. Godwin. Aesthetic Movement Architect and Designer . London: Yale University Press, 1999. ISBN 0300080085
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Production Note

The paper on which this design is drawn is watermarked 1867.


Pencil; Water-colour; Paper



Subjects depicted

Ferns; Lilies; Stained glass; Roundel; Corn


Drawings; Designs; Stained Glass


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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