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Record drawing of stained glass
  • Record drawing of stained glass
    Frederick Sydney Eden, born 1859 - died 1950
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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Colchester (drawn)

  • Date:

    c.1920s to c. 1930s (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Frederick Sydney Eden, born 1859 - died 1950 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour and Indian ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:

    E.475-1943

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case C, shelf 21

Physical description

Copy of stained-glass depicting shield of arms of Bysshe of Burstowe, Surrey, quartering Clare de la Bysshe, Badsall, Burstowe, Edmonds, Zouch, St. Maur and Redinghurst.

Place of Origin

Colchester (drawn)

Date

c.1920s to c. 1930s (drawn)

Artist/maker

Frederick Sydney Eden, born 1859 - died 1950 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour and Indian ink

Dimensions

Height: 7 in, Width: 5.375 in

Object history note

Many of the drawings E.445 - 489-1943 were used by F.S. Eden as illustrations to his books and to articles in The Connoisseur, Apollo, Country Life, The Burlington Magazine etc. A bibliography of the artist's writings is in The Journal of the British Society of Master Glass-Painters, October 1942, P. 145.

Descriptive line

Frederick Stanley Eden. Stained glass from Colchester Castle Museum. Shield of arms of Bysshe of Burstowe, Surrey. Drawing made 1920-40.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1943, London: HMSO, 1956.

Materials

Watercolour; Indian ink

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Stained Glass; Drawings; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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