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Title A Wall Slab Cast Iron [The British Architect]
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Lethaby;William Richard;
Date 1890
Extended Description Photo-lithograph illustration
Id Number Current Accession R.88
Id Number Current Repository 3852
Location Creation Site London
Subject Lethaby;William Richard;
Measurements Dimensions 371 x 246 mm
Material Black printing ink on paper
Notes Design for a commemorative plaque by Lethaby.
Object Notes Design for a plaque by Lethaby, using the image of a recumbent dog, under a rose tree/bush with an inscribed legend around the border which reads: "To the Fair Memory of Diana the only Daughter of General - She died in June MDCCCLXX". Full - "A Wall Slab of Cast Iron designed by WR Lethaby: The lettering inlaid in flush brass. Wax modelled in low relief. The centre may be gilt but the rest of the work must be untouched from the mould". This reproduction of Lethaby's design appeared in British Architect, issue dated February the 14th, 1890.
Relation References Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Source Christie´s; A.B. Waters CBE
Technique Photolithograph
Work Type Reproduction

 

 

 

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