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Design for stained glass windows in Ditteridge Church

Artist:
Edward William Godwin (British, Bristol 1833–1886 London)
Date:
ca. 1859
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 1/2 x 13 in. (39.4 x 33 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Gift of Royal Institute of British Architects, 1963
Accession Number:
63.681.8
Not on view
Signature: Signed in pen and black ink at lower right of recto: "E.W. Godwin. Archt."

Inscription: Inscribed in graphite at right margin of recto: "Supper at Erasmus/ and Baptism of Christ"
Inscribed in graphite at lower left of recto: "The flowers shewn in --/ the border and other parts of/ this design are altogether/ objected to for their [?]/ and [?] -- a swift and coventional adaptation of the ivy and [?] leaves/ is what is wished --/ The Cartoons shew the amount of work/ and [?] of figure and color. The drawing of [?] is but rough and [?]"
Inscribed in graphite at lower right of recto: "For Ditteridge Ch[urch], Wiln[?]"
Inscribed in pen and black ink at lower right of recto: "Scale 1 inch to a foot."
Inscribed in graphite at upper right of verso: "[indecipherable] Villa"
Inscribed in graphite at lower right of verso: "W. Bell/ please proceed with the window forthwith"
Royal Institute of British Architects; Donor: Royal Institute of British Architects
John Harris, Catalogue of British Drawings for Architecture... in American Collections, 1971, p. 108
John Harris A Catalogue of British Drawings for Architecture, Decoration, Sculpture and Landscape Gardening 1550-1900 in American Collections.. The Gregg Press, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 1971, p. 108.



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