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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.2564-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two drawings from stained glass panels, one depicting Archbishop Bosa and the other King Oswy.

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: 7.5 in first drawing, Width: 2.5 in first drawing, Height: 4.875 in second drawing, Width: 2.375 in second drawing

Object history note

The stained glass panels from which these drawings were made are in the western lights of the third window from the west in the western clerestory of the north side of the choir of York Minster. They date from the early 15th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 3 copies of stained glass in a window on the north side of the choir 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

Categories

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

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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