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Engraving - The Worker's May Pole
  • The Worker's May Pole
    Crane, Walter R.W.S., born 1845 - died 1915
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The Worker's May Pole

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1894 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Crane, Walter R.W.S., born 1845 - died 1915 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Dallastype process engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Emslie John Horniman

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 53

Physical description


Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1894 (published)


Crane, Walter R.W.S., born 1845 - died 1915 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Dallastype process engraving


Height: 12.375 in, Width: 7.375 in

Descriptive line

Crane, Walter, The Worker's May Pole {An offering for May-Day 1894 from Walter Crane}, published by the Twentieth Century Press, 1894, 'dallastype proof', process engraving

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1915, London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1916.


Printing ink


Process engraving


Prints; Caricatures & Cartoons


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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