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The village wheelwright

  • Object:


  • Date:


  • Artist/Maker:

    Mautner, Betti, born 1892 - died 1989 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    This is a bromoil transfer print.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 1033

Physical description

The Black and white photograph shows a man working as a wheelwright in a workshop. Bright light from a window in the right of the photograph lights the room.




Mautner, Betti, born 1892 - died 1989 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

This is a bromoil transfer print.

Marks and inscriptions

in ink on the front: BM
in pencil on the back: (no machines, only tools.) Der Dorfwagner / The village wheelwright, Bromoelumdruck, Its "Twin" - Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto Camera Club 1924, Betti Mautner, Wien before IX. Lichtensteinerstr. 17 (crossed)
address label on the back: 28 Ravenscroft ave., London NW11


Height: 106 mm image, Width: 146 mm image, Height: 315 mm sheet, Width: 229 mm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph by Betti Mautner, 'The village wheelwright', bromoil transfer, c1920


Photographic paper


Bromoil; Photography


Photographs; Ironwork; Tools & Equipment; Metalwork


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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