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Embroidery design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1874 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Seddon, John Pollard (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, watercolour and chinese white

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf J, box 16

Physical description

Design for an embroidered ecclesiastical textile

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1874 (made)


Seddon, John Pollard (designer)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, watercolour and chinese white


Height: 115 mm, Width: 290 mm

Descriptive line

John Pollard Seddon. Design for an embroidered altar frontal for St. Andrew's, Kingsbury, London. 1874

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

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986


Pencil; Watercolour; Kaolinite




Ecclesiastical textiles; Textiles; Embroidery; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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