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Record drawing of stained glass
  • Record drawing of stained glass
    Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931
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Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890-1929 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.2651-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CG, shelf 104, box D

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting the head of the Virgin Mary.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1890-1929 (made)

Artist/maker

Knowles, J. W., born 1838 - died 1931 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour drawing

Marks and inscriptions

JWK (monogr.)
signed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 11 in, Width: 7 in

Object history note

The stained glass from which this drawing was copied is in the second window from the east in the south aisle of the Church of St Michael Spurriergate, York. It dates from the 15th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 17 copies of stained glass in the Church of St. Michael Spurriergate, York, watercolour drawing, J. W. Knowles, Great Britain, ca. 1890-1929

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Stained glass

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Copies and Facsimiles; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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