Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Arcadia

  • Object:

    photographs

  • Date:

    1938 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carbon print.

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.2114-2018

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 1268

Physical description

Monochrome photograph mounted on card depicting a figure in a shawl watching over a group of sheep in a wooded scene. The figure is sat on the right of the image on a grass verge.

Date

1938 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Carbon print.

Marks and inscriptions

'Royal Photographic Society/ Alexander Keighley Collection 1948/ Title: Arcadia/ Process: Carbon/ Date: 1938/ No. AK 66'
Printed and completed in ink.

Dimensions

Height: 503 mm mount, Width: 600 mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Alexander Keighley, 'Arcadia', carbon print, 1938

Techniques

Carbon process; Photography

Categories

The Royal Photographic Society; Photographs; Animals and Wildlife; Agriculture; Portraits; RPS Digitisation Project

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.