Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens (HC1105)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens

Made in

London

Date

2017

Description

The portfolio includes paper samples, etching proof for 'Gardens of Living' with colour experiment, colour note for prints, notes for writing the text, photographs taken in the tombs at El Kab, progress proof for Pliny's garden showing gradations of aquatint, drawing of the Taj Mahal, two sketchbook drawings of the Taj Mahal, material samples and type proofing.

Dimensions

length (box):  35.5cm
width (box):  35cm
depth (box):  2.7cm
width (sample):  14.5cm
length (sample):  32.7cm
width (proof):  11.4cm
length (proof):  31.9cm
width (note):  21cm
length (note):  29.7cm
width (note):  21cm
length (note):  29.7cm
width (proof):  32cm
length (proof):  32.7cm
width (drawing):  30.4cm
length (drawing):  32.5cm
width (drawing):  32cm
length (drawing):  33.8cm
width (sample):  34cm
length (sample):  33.7cm
width (proof):  34.5cm
length (proof):  35.5cm
width (photograph):  27.9cm
length (photograph):  33.4cm

Object number

HC1105
  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.

  • Portfolio for A Prospect of Gardens, Susan Allix, 2017. Crafts Council Collection: HC1105. Photo: Stokes Photo Ltd.