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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.1064-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Two drawings copied from a stained glass panel, depicting the heads of a woman and a bishop in the borders of the lights.

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

Marks and inscriptions

JWK
signed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 8 in first drawing, Width: 4 in first drawing, Height: 7.25 in second drawing, Width: 4.125 in second drawing

Object history note

The stained glass from which this copy was made is in the third window from the west (known as the Penance Window) in the north aisle of the nave of York Minster, and dates from the early 14th century.

Descriptive line

1 of 14 copies of stained glass in the Penance Window of 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

Paper (fiber product); Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Stained glass

Categories

Drawings; Stained Glass; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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