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Design - Design for a printed shawl

Design for a printed shawl

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    France

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and body colour, and tracings.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Yu-Chee Chong Fine Art, London

  • Museum number:

    E.324-1998

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2D, shelf DR108, box T187

This design seems to be a late impression from a woodblock, to be used to produce Victorian revival printed fabrics.

Physical description

Design for a shawl with a border of fuchsias and rose leaves.

Place of Origin

France

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, watercolour and body colour, and tracings.

Dimensions

Height: 45 cm, Width: 58 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a printed shawl. Anonymous, ca. 1850.

Materials

Pencil; Pen; Ink; Water colour; Body colour

Techniques

Drawn; Painted; Tracing

Categories

Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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