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Chain of Mont Blanc

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    France (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830-60 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Calame, Alexandre, born 1810 - died 1864 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and brown ink drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Townshend Bequest

  • Museum number:

    1658-1869

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 8, box A

Physical description

Pen and brown ink drawing, with some white gouache over pencil, depicting the chain of Mont Blanc

Place of Origin

France (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1830-60 (made)

Artist/maker

Calame, Alexandre, born 1810 - died 1864 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and brown ink drawing

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm, Width: 40.2 cm

Descriptive line

Pen and brown ink drawing by Alexandre Calame depicting the chain of Mont Blanc. Swiss, ca. 1830-60.

Materials

Pen and ink; Gouache

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Mountains

Categories

Landscapes; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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