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A vault with coffins

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Scotland (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880-1911 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cowper, Max, born 1860 - died 1911 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen drawing, tinted with blue pencil

  • Museum number:

    D.926-1904

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 113

Physical description

Pen drawing depicting a vault with coffins; in the foreground is a girl on whom some masonry has fallen, and behind a door is opened by a man in Scottish dress.

Place of Origin

Scotland (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1880-1911 (made)

Artist/maker

Cowper, Max, born 1860 - died 1911 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen drawing, tinted with blue pencil

Descriptive line

Pen drawing by Max Cowper depicting a vault with coffins, a girl on whom some masonry has fallen, and a man in Scottish dress. Scottish School, ca. 1880-1911.

Materials

Pen

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Scottish; Coffins; Children; Accidents; Vaults

Categories

Drawings; Death; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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