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Photograph

Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1901 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hunter, Annie, born 1860 - died 1927 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted photograph

  • Museum number:

    999-1901

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painted photograph depicting a full-size copy of a 13th century Sicilian brocade, formerly in the Marienkirche, Danzig, now in the V&A.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1901 (made)

Artist/maker

Hunter, Annie, born 1860 - died 1927 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Painted photograph

Marks and inscriptions

'Annie Hunter.'
Signed

'Aug. 1901.'
Dated

Dimensions

Height: 16 in, Width: 9.25 in

Object history note

The brocade is woven in Cyprian gold thread on a light brownish silk ground with a pattern of floral designs springing from interlaced devices and pairs of birds perched on wings which end in claws.

Descriptive line

Photograph painted by Annie Hunter, full-size copy of a 13th century Sicilian brocade, formerly in the Marienkirche, Danzig, now in the V&A, painted photograph, London, 1901

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography; Painting

Subjects depicted

Brocade

Categories

Photographs; Textiles

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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