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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:

    pen and pencil drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.2586-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two drawings of stained glass panels: one depicting two devils casting a man into hell in the presence of a king, and the other depicting a man invoking devils before a king.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1890-1929 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pen and pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

JWK
signed in pencil

inscribed with notes as to colour

Dimensions

Height: 6.25 in first drawing, Width: 4.625 in first drawing, Height: 6.5 in second drawing, Width: 5 in second drawing

Object history note

The stained glass from which these copies were 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, pen and 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; Devils; Kings

Categories

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

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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