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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:

    1914 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.2585-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing of an angel appearing to a king, and patterns of borders, copied from a stained glass panel.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1914 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

JWK
signed in pencil

July 7.1914
in ink

Dimensions

Height: 4.1875 in, Width: 7 in

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, 1914

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; Angels; Kings

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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