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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:

    watercolour and pencil drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.1093-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two drawings showing details of stained glass panels: a panel of saints and angels, and canopy work with figures in the borders. On the back is a drawing of canopy work.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1890-1929 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

watercolour and pencil drawing

Marks and inscriptions

JWK
signed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 5.6875 in first drawing, Width: 4.8125 in first drawing, Height: 5.75 in second drawing, Width: 4.5 in second drawing

Object history note

The stained glass from which this copy was made is in the second window from the east in the south aisle of the nave of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 11 copies of stained glass in the second window from the east in York Minster, water-colour 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); Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Stained glass; Angels; Saints

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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