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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case GG, Shelf 57, Box B

Silhouette

ca. 1835 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

A transparent leaf with silhouettes of a group of figures between trees looking at a balloon in the sky.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Maple leaf, pricked with design in reserve
Brief Description
Maple leaf silhouette. Swiss. c.1835
Physical Description
A transparent leaf with silhouettes of a group of figures between trees looking at a balloon in the sky.
Dimensions
  • Irregular height: 18.5cm
  • Irregular width: 17cm
Credit line
Given by Mrs Stafford Gressley
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1947, London: HMSO, 1950.
Collection
Accession Number
E.357-1947

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record createdNovember 2, 2006
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