Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Character And Costume In Turkey and Italy

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840 (made)
    ca. 1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Allom, born 1804 - died 1872 (artist)
    Hullmandel, Charles, born 1789 - died 1850 (engraver)
    Fisher, Son & Co. (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.24

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 87, shelf TOP

Physical description

Lithograph of costume in Italy depicting a bride of Albano, tinted with one tint-stone, with additional colouring by hand, half-bound in red morocco. Lettered with title.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1840 (made)
ca. 1840 (made)

Artist/maker

Thomas Allom, born 1804 - died 1872 (artist)
Hullmandel, Charles, born 1789 - died 1850 (engraver)
Fisher, Son & Co. (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Designed from Nature & on Stone by T. Allom. Printed by C.Hullmandel. Fisher, Son & Co' Paris & London.
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 42.8 cm Size of covers, Width: 32 cm

Descriptive line

Lithograph entitled 'Bride of Albano' from a volume of prints drawn by Thomas Allom and engraved by Charles Hullmandel entitled 'Character And Costume In Turkey and Italy'. Great Britain, ca. 1840.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Colouring

Subjects depicted

Italian; Brides; Dress; Costume

Categories

Prints; Clothing

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.