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Metalwork design
  • Metalwork design
    Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934
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Metalwork design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1895-1915 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink and wash

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 69

Physical description

One of 181 assorted drawings and designs of metalwork

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1895-1915 (made)


Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink and wash


Height: 7.25 in, Width: 10 in

Descriptive line

Victor Ames. One of four designs for a pair of low iron gates to be erected in a Jewish synagogue by a member of the Rothschild family.
One of 181 assorted designs for metalwork, including drawings of historical metalwork, made between 1895-1915

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1924, published under the Authority of the Board of Education, London, 1926.


Pen and ink; Wash




Metalwork; Drawings; Designs; Judaism; Ecclesiastical Art/Craft


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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