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Wood engraving - Death and the Emperor
  • Death and the Emperor
    Raverat, Gwen, born 1885 - died 1957
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Death and the Emperor

  • Object:

    Wood engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    early 1920s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Raverat, Gwen, born 1885 - died 1957 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    woodcut

  • Museum number:

    E.49-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 149, box A

Physical description

Woodcut

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

early 1920s (made)

Artist/maker

Raverat, Gwen, born 1885 - died 1957 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

woodcut

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 in, Width: 1.875 in

Descriptive line

Gwen Raverat. 'Death and the Emperor', illustration to Hans Andersen's Tales. British, early 1920s

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1926, London: Board of Education, 1927.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Woodcut

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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