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Record drawing of stained glass
  • Record drawing of stained glass
    Lethaby, W. R., born 1857 - died 1931
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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    late 19th-early 20th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lethaby, W. R., born 1857 - died 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Grace A. Crosby in accordance with the wishes of Professor W. R. Lethaby

  • Museum number:

    E.3240-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 53

Physical description

A watercolour copy of 14th century stained glass in the south-east window of the south aisle of the presbytery of Hereford Cathedral. Light with St. Mary Magdalene under a canopy.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

late 19th-early 20th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Lethaby, W. R., born 1857 - died 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'All the plain part is geometrical white glass with a foliage pattern drawn on in black...'
Inscribed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 13.25 in, Width: 5.25 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by William Richard Lethaby, copy of 14th century stained glass in the south-east window of the south aisle of the presbytery of Hereford Cathedral, watercolour, Britain, late 19th-early 20th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933.

Materials

Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Stained glass

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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