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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 and watercolour drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.1265-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 503, case CG, shelf 104, box C

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass panel depicting the battlements of a prison, and part of a jailer's cap.

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 and watercolour drawing

Dimensions

Height: 8.625 in, Width: 6.75 in

Object history note

The stained glass from which this drawing was copied is in the western light of the fourth window from the east in the south aisle of the choir of York Minster, and dates from the early 15th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 14 copies of stained glass in the choir of York Minster, pencil and watercolour 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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