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Stipple engraving - Portrait of Ibrahim Bey, an Egyptian Lady of Rank, and a Female Water Carrier and Child
  • Portrait of Ibrahim Bey, an Egyptian Lady of Rank, and a Female Water Carrier and Child
    Denon, Dominique Vivant Baron, born 1747 - died 1825
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Portrait of Ibrahim Bey, an Egyptian Lady of Rank, and a Female Water Carrier and Child

  • Object:

    Stipple engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    1804 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Denon, Dominique Vivant Baron, born 1747 - died 1825 (artist)
    Chapman, John (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching, stipple and roulette, 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.208

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 49

Physical description

Etching, stipple and roulette, coloured by hand depicting a portrait of Ibrahim Bey flanked by two women and a child. Lettered 'Denon del. J.Chapman sc.' and 'London Published as the Act directs July 7t.h 1804 by J.Wilkes'.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

1804 (published)

Artist/maker

Denon, Dominique Vivant Baron, born 1747 - died 1825 (artist)
Chapman, John (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Etching, stipple and roulette, coloured by hand

Dimensions

Height: 23.6 cm Trimmed to, Width: 18.8 cm

Descriptive line

Etching, stipple and roulette, coloured by hand, engraved by John Chapman after a drawing by Baron Dominique Vivant Denon, entitled 'Portrait of Ibrahim Bey, an Egyptian Lady of Rank, and a Female Water Carrier and Child'. Published in Britain, 1804.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Printing

Subjects depicted

Portraits

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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