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Exhibition Fashions

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    c.1851 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printer's ink, paper, woodblock print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Eric Hervey in 1969.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.797-1969

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case U, shelf 8, box A

Physical description

Woodblock printed broadsheet on paper, with verse. Illustrated with 8 male heads of different nationalities and the head of Punch smoking cheroots or pipes.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

c.1851 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

printer's ink, paper, woodblock print

Dimensions

Height: 25.3 cm, Width: 18.8 cm

Object history note

From a group of Crystal Palace memorabilia which belonged to Gerald Smedley Hervey, MBE.

Descriptive line

Broadsheet, 'Exhibition Fashions' with verse. Woodcut, English, c.1851

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1969

Materials

Printer's ink; Paper

Techniques

Woodblock

Categories

Great Exhibition; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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