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Watercolour - The Angel giving the Palm to the Virgin; the Virgin giving the Palm to St John; the meeting of the Virgin and the Apostles
  • The Angel giving the Palm to the Virgin
    Tristram, Ernest William, born 1882 - died 1952
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The Angel giving the Palm to the Virgin; the Virgin giving the Palm to St John; the meeting of the Virgin and the Apostles

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1924 (made)
    ca. 1300 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Museum number:

    E.209-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 17

Physical description

Copy of a 13th/14th century wall painting on the south wall of the south aisle (lowest part) of the Church of All Saints, Croughton, Northamptonshire. It depicts the Angel giving the Palm to the Virgin, the Virgin giving the Palm to St John and part of the Meeting of the Virgin and the Apostles.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1924 (made)
ca. 1300 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

E. W. Tristram 1924.
signed in ink

Dimensions

Height: 13.75 in, Width: 22.25 in

Object history note

The wall painting from which this copy was made was discovered in 1920, when the Church of All Saints, Croughton, was being repaired.

Descriptive line

1 of 23 watercolour copies of wall paintings in the Church of All Saints, Northamptonshire, by Ernest Tristram, 1924

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Murals

Categories

Copies and Facsimilies; Paintings; Christianity; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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