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Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1817-18 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Landseer, Edwin Henry (Sir), born 1802 - died 1873 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, ink and watercolour on wove paper bound in calf

  • Museum number:

    E.564-1941

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 91, shelf C, box 25

Physical description

Sketchbook full bound in calf, 76 pages white wove paper (some torn out near the end) with ink, pencil and watercolour studies of animals, figures, architectural subjects and landscapes.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1817-18 (made)

Artist/maker

Landseer, Edwin Henry (Sir), born 1802 - died 1873 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, ink and watercolour on wove paper bound in calf

Dimensions

Height: 6.375 in, Width: 8.375 in

Descriptive line

Edwin Henry Landseer. Sketchbook of animal and figure studies, landscapes, architectural subjects, etc. 76 pages. 1817-18.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1941, London: HMSO, 1954.

Materials

Pencil; Pen and ink and watercolour; Wove paper; Calf leather

Techniques

Sketching; Drawing; Bookbinding

Categories

Drawings; Books

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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