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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1850s (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.300-1963

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

One of twelve studies of architectural details of Dudley Castle, Staffordshire, one with a portrait of Miss Ellen Jones, including a leaf from a diary for the year 1858 with sketches of turrets.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)

Date

1850s (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 by the artist with notes, measurements etc.

Object history note

The artist's 'Notice of the Castle at Dudley' was published in Vol.15 of The Archaeological Journal, 1858.

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

Descriptive line

Drawing by Edward William Godwin, one of twelve studies of architectural details of Dudley Castle, Staffordshire and a portrait of Miss Ellen Jones etc., 1850s. Metal-point, pencil, pen and ink and water-colour.

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; Metal-point; Pencil; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing (image making)

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Turrets; Architecture; Castle

Categories

Drawings; Architecture; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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