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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:

    pencil drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.2626-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing of two stained glass panels, one showing St Martin dividing his cloak with a beggar, and the other an angel swinging a censer.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1890-1929 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

JWK (monogr.)
signed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 3.875 in, Width: 5.625 in

Object history note

The stained glass panels from which these drawings were copied are in the church of St Martin-cum-Gregory, York, in the central light of the east window of the south aisle, and a quatrefoil in the tracery, respectively. The glass dates from the 14th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 16 copies of stained glass in the church of St Martin-cum-Gregory, York, pencil 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)

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Angels; Stained glass; Censers

Categories

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

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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