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The Lime Kiln

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1820s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Landseer, Edwin Henry (Sir), born 1802 - died 1873 (artist)
    Ernest Gambart & Co. (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on copper, printed on India paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks

  • Museum number:

    FA.402

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 121

Physical description

Etching on copper, printed on paper, depicting a landscape with a doorway under a tree and a body of water in the foreground with a swan. Before letters. Initialled by the artist. Proof before the number (4) in the top right hand corner.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1820s (made)

Artist/maker

Landseer, Edwin Henry (Sir), born 1802 - died 1873 (artist)
Ernest Gambart & Co. (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on copper, printed on India paper

Marks and inscriptions

E. L.
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 4.6875 in, Width: 6 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Edwin Landseer entitled 'The Lime Kiln'. Great Britain, ca. 1820s.

Materials

India paper; Ink

Techniques

Etching; Printing

Subjects depicted

Swans; Landscapes; Kilns

Categories

Prints; Landscapes

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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