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Watercolour drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, made)
    Germany (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and ink drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 136, box A

Physical description

Watercolour and ink drawing for an illustration depicting two men sitting on a sofa. On the back is a sketch of a hotel interior. Signed by the artist.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, made)
Germany (possibly, made)


ca. 1920s (made)


Stern, Ernst, born 1876 - died 1954 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and ink drawing


Height: 12.5 in, Width: 9.75 in

Descriptive line

Ernst Stern. Two men sitting on a sofa. Britain or Germany, ca. 1920s.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.


Paper; Watercolour



Subjects depicted

Hotels; Sofas


Illustration; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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