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Design drawing - Rug Design for Roman Catholic College of St Cuthbert
  • Rug Design for Roman Catholic College of St Cuthbert
    A. W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852
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Rug Design for Roman Catholic College of St Cuthbert

  • Object:

    Design drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1848 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A. W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and pen and ink on blue notepaper

  • Museum number:

    D.1040-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 143

Physical description

Design for part of a cross on a rug.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca.1848 (made)

Artist/maker

A. W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and pen and ink on blue notepaper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed '2 Rugs 6.0 x 3.0 for altars under screen / I Ditto 11.6 x 3.0 for high altar. These sizes may be altered a little so as to bring in the quatrefoils; to be directed / very Rev. Dr. Newham / St. Cuthberts College / Ushaw, Durham; a red ground / in the rug for / high altar.'

Dimensions

Height: 140 mm, Width: 197 mm

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

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 236.

Materials

Pencil; Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Cross

Categories

Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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