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Souvenirs D'Egypte

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (published)

  • Date:

    1851 (published)
    ca. 1851 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bida, Alexandre, born 1813 - died 1895 (artist)
    Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SP.101:1

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 90, shelf 2

Physical description

Lithograph, tinted with one tint stone, with additional colouring by hand. Half bound in red morocco, in a modern portfolio. Title page, signed by the artist.

Place of Origin

France (published)

Date

1851 (published)
ca. 1851 (made)

Artist/maker

Bida, Alexandre, born 1813 - died 1895 (artist)
Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Alex. Bida
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 57.3 cm Size of covers, Width: 38.9 cm

Descriptive line

Title page from 'Souvenirs D'Egypte' by Alexandre Bida, volume of plates (25) including title-page, with descriptive text. Published in Paris, ca. 1851.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Printing; Colouring

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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