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Wood engraving - Introduction Of British Sports Into Cyprus
  • Introduction Of British Sports Into Cyprus
    Harral, Horace
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Introduction Of British Sports Into Cyprus

  • Object:

    Wood engraving

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1879 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Harral, Horace (engraver)
    Horsley, Walter Charles, born 1855 - died 1934 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood engraving

  • 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.329

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 52

Physical description

Wood engraving, lettered with title, and 'Pony Race By Native Police At Larnaca'. Double page from an issue of 'The Graphic', May 3, 1879, pp.440-1. Signed and dated 'Walter C. Horsley 79', also signed 'H. Harral, Sc.'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1879 (published)

Artist/maker

Harral, Horace (engraver)
Horsley, Walter Charles, born 1855 - died 1934 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Wood engraving

Descriptive line

Wood engraving by Horace Harral, after a drawing by Walter Charles Horsley, entitled 'Pony Race By Native Police At Larnaca' or 'Introduction Of British Sports Into Cyprus', a plate from 'The Graphic', published in Britain, May 3, 1879.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Wood engraving

Subjects depicted

Races; Horses; Riding

Categories

Prints; Sport

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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