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Drawing - A Turkish Bath
  • A Turkish Bath
    Sir John Tenniel, born 1820 - died 1914
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A Turkish Bath

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1896 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sir John Tenniel, born 1820 - died 1914 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SD.1035

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 87, shelf SC, box 36

Physical description

Drawing

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

1896 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Sir John Tenniel, born 1820 - died 1914 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Signed with the monogram JT. Dated 1896

Dimensions

Height: 20.7 cm image, Width: 16.1 cm

Historical context note

Reproduced in `Punch' 22 August 1896, p.91. For further information on the events satirised by Tenniel, see Searight Archive.

Descriptive line

Drawing, `A Turkish Bath'. Sketch for a political cartoon in `Punch', 1896, by Sir John Tenniel

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Turkish baths; Caricature; Illustration

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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