Design for a decorative frieze for the South Kensington Museum (Victoria and Albert Museum), South Kensington, London: sketched elevation incorporating a line of figures carrying drawing instruments and items symbolising the art of architecture

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RIBApix ref no RIBA36758
Architect/DesignerSykes, Godfrey (1824-1866)
Artist/PhotographerSykes, Godfrey (1824-1866)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1860
Image Date1860
ViewInterior
StyleVictorian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB366/4(16)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This drawing dates from between 1860 and 1866.

Subject tags

sculpture, museums, terracotta, friezes, human figure, drawing instruments, building equipment, tools