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design - Sketch for pilaster caps & flat band under upper windows Theatre Front
  • Sketch for pilaster caps & flat band under upper windows Theatre Front
    Sykes, Godfrey, born 1824 - died 1866
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Sketch for pilaster caps & flat band under upper windows Theatre Front

  • Object:

    design

  • Date:

    1824-1866 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sykes, Godfrey, born 1824 - died 1866 (designer)

  • Museum number:

    E.4549-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case BOX, shelf 251

Physical description

Pen and pencil on paper, two pilaster capitals featuring lion heads, surmounted by a decorative band, with various annotations and measurements. There is damage to the lower left corner of the image and a small hole in the central upper section.

Date

1824-1866 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Sykes, Godfrey, born 1824 - died 1866 (designer)

Dimensions

Height: 313 mm, Width: 511 mm

Descriptive line

Design, 'Sketch for pilaster caps & flat band under upper windows Theatre Front', for the decoration of the Victoria and Albert Museum, drawn, Godfrey Sykes

Materials

Paper; Pencil; Pen

Techniques

Drawn

Categories

History of the V&A

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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