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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1893-1990 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rackham, Arthur, born 1867 - died 1939 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drypoint on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 105

Physical description

A drypoint print depicting a seated young woman reading.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1893-1990 (made)


Rackham, Arthur, born 1867 - died 1939 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drypoint on paper


Height: 12.5 cm plate, Width: 8.7 cm plate, Height: 13.4 cm sheet, Width: 12.1 cm sheet

Object history note

Item Provenance: Provenance: Mrs. Barbara Edwards, the artist's daughter

Notes: Another later impression: see E.2966

Descriptive line

Print by Arthur Rackham, depicting a seated young woman reading, drypoint, Great Britain, ca. 1893-1990

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1990


Paper; Printing ink



Subjects depicted

Books; Women; Reading


Prints; Drawings; Illustration


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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