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Dickinsons' Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of 1851

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1854 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nash, Joseph, born 1808 - died 1878 (artist)
    Dickinson Brothers (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printer's ink, paper, colour, hand colouring, lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from Weinreb & Douwma Ltd., London in 1972

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.246-1972

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case U, shelf 10, box A(1)

Physical description

Colour lithographic print on paper, with additional colour by hand

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1854 (published)

Artist/maker

Nash, Joseph, born 1808 - died 1878 (artist)
Dickinson Brothers (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

printer's ink, paper, colour, hand colouring, lithography

Marks and inscriptions

J. Nash
Signed in pencil, bottom right margin

Proof The Inauguration
Lettered (in light script) to left and right respectively in bottom margin

Dimensions

: 350 mm, : 490 mm, : 422 mm Size of sheet, : 548 mm Size of sheet

Descriptive line

By Joseph Nash; plate from 'Dickinsons' Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of 1851', colour lithograph with additional hand colouring, published by Dickinson Brothers, London, 1854

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1972

Materials

Printer's ink; Paper; Colour

Techniques

Colour lithography; Hand colouring

Categories

The Great Exhibition; Great Exhibition; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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