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Print - A Series Of Highly Finished Engravings, By P.Q.Visconti

A Series Of Highly Finished Engravings, By P.Q.Visconti

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1837 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Visconti, P.Q. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SP.633

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 90, shelf 10

Physical description

Etching depicting an object from a collection of Egyptian antiquities. Volume of plates (16) with descriptive text. Stab-bound with label on front cover lettered with shortened title, and details of publication.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1837 (published)

Artist/maker

Visconti, P.Q. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 58.9 cm Size of covers, Width: 43.1 cm

Descriptive line

A Series Of Highly Finished Engravings, By P.Q.Visconti, Comprising A Few Of The Principal Objects In A Collection Of Egyptian Antiquities, The Property Of Giovanni D'Athanasi, By Whom The Greater Portion Have Been Discovered, 1837. Volume of plates (16).

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Printing

Subjects depicted

Antiquities; Egyptian

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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