Edwin Thomas Dolby, 'Church Furniture'

Edwin Thomas Dolby, 'Church Furniture'

Edwin Thomas Dolby (active 1849-65)
'Church Furniture'
1851
Watercolour and gouache over pencil on paper
Museum no. E.13-2007
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund and the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851

This display included church furnishings and fabrics by the Bolton draper Gilbert French. A small advertisement for the firm can be seen in the lower left corner. Exhibits from the display of heavy machinery are visible in the right background.

'Church Furniture', after Edwin Thomas Dolby, lithograph, 1851. From book in NAL, pressmark 110.F.16, p.17

'Church Furniture', after Edwin Thomas Dolby, colour lithograph, 1851. Museum no. 19538.8