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

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    May 1855-July 1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Metal-point, pencil, pen and ink and water-colour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Edward Godwin, son of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.306-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 124

Physical description

One of seven studies of architectural details of churches.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

May 1855-July 1855 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Metal-point, pencil, pen and ink and water-colour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with notes on the cost of the excavation of the Roman villa at Colerne

Dated variously in May and July 1855

Object history note

This drawing is one of 191 loose leaves, from various sketchbooks by the artist, dated 1851 to 1884.

Historical context note

Drawings made during the excavation of the Roman villa at Colerne are in the sketch-book E.226-1963.

Descriptive line

Drawing by Edward William Godwin, one of seven studies of architectural details of churches, including St. John the Baptist's Church, Colerne, Wiltshire and the Church of SS. Peter and Paul, Weston-in-Gordano, Somerset. Metal-point, pencil, pen and ink and water-colour, 1855.

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

Metal-point; Pen and ink; Pencil; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing (image making)

Subjects depicted

Architecture; Churches

Categories

Drawings; Architecture; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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