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Octave Spinet

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1981 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barber, Stephen (drawn by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    ink on tracing paper

  • Museum number:

    E.249-2009

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 405M, case E, shelf 5

The technical drawing by Stephen Barber is of an Octave Spinet, Ottavino, in the V&A's collection, museum number 218-1870 .

Physical description

The technical drawing by Stephen Barber is of an Octave Spinet, Ottavino, in the V&A's collection, museum number 218-1870 .

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1981 (made)

Artist/maker

Barber, Stephen (drawn by)

Materials and Techniques

ink on tracing paper

Dimensions

Height: 85 cm, Width: 119.2 cm

Object history note

The technical drawing by Stephen Barber is of Octave Spinet, Ottavino, in the V&A's collection by Thomas White, London, 1642, museum number 218-1870 .

Descriptive line

Technical drawing of Octave Spinet, Ottavino, in the V&A collection (Museum No. 218-1870)

Production Note

Attribution note: Technical drawing of historical musical instrument in the V&A's collection made for musical instrument makers to make replicas of such instruments.

Materials

Ink; Tracing paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Spinets

Categories

Drawings; Designs; Musical instruments

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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