Not currently on display at the V&A

Drawing

ca. 1904? (drawn)
Artist/Maker

A cottage with walled garden in front and a road in the foreground.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pencil and watercolour
Brief Description
Pencil and watercolour study of a cottage with a walled garden in front, and a road in the foreground. Inscribed (verso) 'nr Sidmouth I think'. Beatrix Potter, ca. 1914? Linder Bequest cat. no. LB 835.
Physical Description
A cottage with walled garden in front and a road in the foreground.
Dimensions
  • Height: 23cm
  • Width: 14cm
Style
Production typeUnique
Credit line
Linder Bequest [plus object number; written on labels on the same line as the object number]
Object history
Acquired by the V&A from Leslie Linder (1904-1973) in 1973 as part of the Linder Bequest, a collection of ca. 2150 watercolours, drawings, literary manuscripts, correspondence, books, photographs, and other memorabilia associated with Beatrix Potter and her family.
Bibliographic Reference
Hobbs, Anne Stevenson, and Joyce Irene Whalley, eds. Beatrix Potter: the V & A collection : the Leslie Linder bequest of Beatrix Potter material : watercolours, drawings, manuscripts, books, photographs and memorabilia. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985.p.90; no.835Hobbs, Anne Stevenson, and Joyce Irene Whalley, eds. Beatrix Potter: the V & A collection: the Leslie Linder bequest of Beatrix Potter material: watercolours, drawings, manuscripts, books, photographs and memorabilia. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985. p.90; no.835.
Other Number
LB.835 - Linder Bequest catalogue no.
Collection
Library Number
BP.1127(VIII)

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record createdNovember 29, 2018
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