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Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, published)

  • Date:

    c.1590s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Flindt, Paul (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.238-1947

  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 68, The Whiteley Galleries, case 9

Physical description

Design for a pineapple cup and cover. The stem consists of a tree, in the fork of which a man sits striking a punch into the wood with a hammer.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, published)

Date

c.1590s (made)

Artist/maker

Flindt, Paul (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 10.375 in, Width: 4.75 in

Descriptive line

Paul Flindt (attributed); Design for a standing cup and cover. German, c. 1590s

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1947, London: HMSO, 1950.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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