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Sand picture - Landscape with goats

Landscape with goats

  • Object:

    Sand picture

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sand picture

  • Museum number:

    P.28-1955

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room WS, case R, shelf 30, box R

Physical description

Sand picture depicting a landscape with goats. Inscribed on paper at the back 'Mr Waley 16 Ludgate[...]'.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Sand picture

Marks and inscriptions

'Mr Waley 16 Ludgate[...]'
Inscribed on paper at the back

Dimensions

Height: 30.48 cm, Width: 37.78 cm

Object history note

This sand picture is possibly based on a Dutch or Flemish pastoral print of the 18th century.

Descriptive line

Anonymous sand picture depicting a landscape with goats. Great Britain, early 19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Sand

Techniques

Sand painting

Subjects depicted

Goats; Landscapes

Categories

Handicrafts; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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