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Plaquette - Geneviève Andrée Otten
  • Geneviève Andrée Otten
    Lechevrel, Alphonse Eugène, born 1848
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Geneviève Andrée Otten

  • Object:

    Plaquette

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1898 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lechevrel, Alphonse Eugène, born 1848 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silvered copper

  • Museum number:

    837-1900

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This silvered copper plaquette depicts GENEVIEVE ANDRÉE OTTEN M. D. CCC. XC. VIII to the right in a medallion. It is signed with the name and mongram of A. Lechevrel and was executed by the electro-deposit process.

Physical description

Plaquette, silvered copper, executed by the electro-deposit process. GENEVIEVE ANDRÉE OTTEN M. D. CCC. XC. VIII. Bust to right in a medallion. SIgned with the name and mongram of A. Lechevrel.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1898 (made)

Artist/maker

Lechevrel, Alphonse Eugène, born 1848 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silvered copper

Marks and inscriptions

GENEVIEVE ANDRÉE OTTEN M. D. CCC. XC. VIII.

Dimensions

Height: 2 in, Width: 1.4375 in

Object history note

Bought for £1. 11s. 3d.

Descriptive line

Geneviève Andrée Otten, silvered copper, by Alphonse Lechevrel, French, 19th century, 1898.

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

List of Objects in the Art Division South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1900. Arranged according to the dates of acquisition, with appendix and indices. London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office. Wyman and Sons. 1903. pp.128
Vandenbrouck-Przybylski, Melanie, ' 'These should without delay be represented in our museum' Nineteenth- and twentieth-century French medals at the V&A', The Medal, No.61, Autumn 2012, pp.21-37, fig.7

Materials

Copper

Techniques

Silvered

Categories

Plaques & Plaquettes

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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