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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Tristram, Ernest William, born 1882 - died 1952
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1927 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tristram, Ernest William, born 1882 - died 1952 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.720-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 18

Physical description

Copy of shields of arms on piers at the east end of the Chapel of Our Lady Undercroft in Canterbury Cathedral. The drawing depicts several shields of arms and shows exposed masonry where the paint has flaked from the wall.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

1927 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Tristram, Ernest William, born 1882 - died 1952 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'E. W. Tristram 1927.'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 21.5 in, Width: 14.5 in

Object history note

The 14th century Shields of arms depicted in this sketch are from the Chapel of Our Lady Undercroft in Canterbury Cathedral.

Descriptive line

Drawing by Ernest Tristram, copy of shields of arms on piers at the east end of the Chapel of Our Lady Undercroft in Canterbury Cathedral, watercolour on paper, Great Britain, 1927

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Heraldry

Categories

Drawings; Heraldry; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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