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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 ink drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.1075-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Drawing of a stained glass panel (the same one as in E.1074-1929), depicting St Nicholas before the Emperor, with canopy.

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 ink drawing

Dimensions

Height: 15.3125 in, Width: 4.5625 in

Object history note

The stained glass from which this copy was made is in the centre light of the first window from the east (known as the St Nicholas Window) in the south aisle of the nave of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.

Descriptive line

Copy of stained glass from the St Nicholas Window in York Minster, pen and ink 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

Ink; Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Stained glass

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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