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Glazing quarries

  • Object:

    Record drawing of stained glass

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1849 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sparrow-Simpson, William (Reverend), born 1828 - died 1897 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing

  • Museum number:

    D.530-1898

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf C, box 39

Physical description

Ink drawing depicting a copy of a stained glass quarry with a cock, the rebus of Bishop Alcock, Bishop of Ely (1486-1500)

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1849 (made)

Artist/maker

Sparrow-Simpson, William (Reverend), born 1828 - died 1897 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm Size of volume, Width: 23 cm

Descriptive line

Ink drawing from an album of English glazing quarries collected by Reverend William Sparrow-Simpson. Great Britain, 1849.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Rebus; Quarries; Stained glass; Cocks

Categories

Stained Glass; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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