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Watercolour - A village fete
  • A village fete
    Pyne, William Henry, born 1769 - died 1843
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A village fete

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pyne, William Henry, born 1769 - died 1843 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Powell through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    P.41-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DR, shelf 28

Physical description

Watercolour painting of a village fete with people drinking, dancing and playing musical instruments outside a thatched rural public house. Signed 'W. H. Pyne'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1790-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Pyne, William Henry, born 1769 - died 1843 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

'W. H. Pyne'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 45.7 cm, Width: 62.6 cm

Descriptive line

Watercolour depicting a village fete by William Henry Pyne. Great Britain, ca. 1790-1800.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Musical instruments; Party; Drinking; Dancing; Rural scenes; Pub; Fete

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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