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Brush and Ink Drawing - Two male Figures copied from Stained Glass in St. Agnes Church, Cawston, Norfolk

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P1036
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1858c - 1858c

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys


Sandys made a number of drawings on tracing paper of figures from stained glass windows in Norfolk. These may have been part of the 'Norfolk Collection' commission Sandys recieved from his patron Rev. James Bulwer who enlisted local artists to produce works based on 'Norfolk church exteriors and interiors, sculpture, pulpits and fonts, decorations such as mural, stained glass, and painted screens' (Betty Elzea, Frederick Sandys 1829-1904: A Catalogue Raisonné, p. 313).

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

School/Style:Costume Norfolk
Medium:Black brush and ink on tracing paper.


Height:188 mm
Width:129 mm