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Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1903 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomson, William George, born 1865 - died 1942 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photograph coloured with watercolour

  • Museum number:

    D.1395-1903

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MM, shelf 10

Physical description

Photograph coloured with watercolour depicting a copy of a panel of the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries after restoration by the Decorative Needlework Society, previously from Hardwick Hall, now in the V&A Collection.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

1903 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Thomson, William George, born 1865 - died 1942 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Photograph coloured with watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 20.25 in, Width: 51.25 in

Object history note

William George Thomson was an artist and tapestry historian. In 1906 and 1914 he wrote a History of Tapestry and Tapestry Weaving in England.

Descriptive line

Photograph painted by William George Thomson, copy of a panel of the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries after restoration by the Decorative Needlework Society, previously from Hardwick Hall, now in the V&A Collection, watercolour on photograph, Britain, 1903

Materials

Paper; Watercolour

Techniques

Photography; Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Hunting; Tapestry

Categories

Tapestry; Textiles; Hunting; Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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