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Lithograph - Géorgiennes
  • Géorgiennes
    Gagarin, Grigoriy Grigorievich Prince, born 1810 - died 1893
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Géorgiennes

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gagarin, Grigoriy Grigorievich Prince, born 1810 - died 1893 (artist)
    Charpentier, Auguste, born 1813 - died 1880 (lithographer)
    Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph, tinted with two tint stones and 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.281

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 51

Physical description

Lithograph, tinted with two tint stones and coloured by hand, entitled 'Géorgiennes', depicting Georgian people playing musical instruments. Lettered with title in French and in Russian, and 'Dessin d'après l'original du Prince Gagarine par Ch. Huhn. Imp. Lemercier, Paris. Lith. par A. Charpentier'.

Place of Origin

Paris (printed)

Date

mid 19th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Gagarin, Grigoriy Grigorievich Prince, born 1810 - died 1893 (artist)
Charpentier, Auguste, born 1813 - died 1880 (lithographer)
Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph, tinted with two tint stones and coloured by hand

Dimensions

Height: 32.5 cm, Width: 22 cm

Descriptive line

Hand-coloured lithograph by A.Charpentier, after a drawing by Prince Grigoriy Grigorievich Gagarin, entitled 'Géorgiennes'. Printed in Paris, ca. mid 19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Musicians; Lutes

Categories

Prints; Musical instruments

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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