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Etching - Dardanel D'Natolia

Dardanel D'Natolia

  • Object:

    Etching

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, published)

  • Date:

    ca. late 18th century-early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching, coloured by hand

  • 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.670:1

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 57

Physical description

Etching from a set of two representing fortresses in the Dardanelles on the coast of Turkey connecting the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara. Lettered with titles and place names.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, published)

Date

ca. late 18th century-early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching, coloured by hand

Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm, Width: 17.8 cm

Descriptive line

Anonymous etching from a set of two representing fortresses in the Dardanelles, in a narrow strait off the coast of Turkey. Possibly French School, ca. late 18th, early 19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Printing; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Coasts; Fortresses; Fortifications

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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