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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.2588-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two drawings showing details of stained glass panels: a saint with a ladder, and a portion of canopy.

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

inscribed with notes about colour

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 in first drawing, Width: 3.5625 in first drawing, Height: 4.25 in second drawing, Width: 2 in second drawing

Object history note

The stained glass from which this copy was made is in a window of the Chapter House of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 7 copies of stained glass in the windows of the Chapter House of York Minster, 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

Stained glass; Ladders

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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