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Admission ticket

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    1768-1876 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Baring Brothers & Co., Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.5033-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 17, box XII

Physical description

Admission ticket for the City of London Volunteers' Ball at the City of London Tavern, Bishopsgate. A central oval with the image of a dancing woman is surrounded by flags, weapons and military instruments, and surmounted by a fleur-de-lys.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

1768-1876 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 4.25 in, Width: 6 in

Descriptive line

Ticket for the City of London Volunteers' Ball, engraving, 18th to 19th century

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1923, London: Board of Education, 1925

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Fleur-de-lis; Drums; Bows; Spears; Standards; Cannons

Categories

Printed pages & sheets; Ephemera

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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