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Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1833 (drawn)
    1836 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Finden, Edward Francis, born 1791 - died 1857 (engraver)
    Fitzmaurice, W. E. (artist)
    John Murray (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    SP.258:4

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 88, shelf TOP

Physical description

Etching from Volume I of 'Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible'. Half bound in brown. Each plate lettered with names of artists, and variously 'London, Published 1835 (or 1834 or 1836), by John Murray, & Sold also by C.Tilt, 86, Fleet Street'. Each plate numbered. According to the lettering, the sketch was taken on the spot in 1833.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1833 (drawn)
1836 (published)

Artist/maker

Finden, Edward Francis, born 1791 - died 1857 (engraver)
Fitzmaurice, W. E. (artist)
John Murray (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm Size of covers, Width: 23.9 cm

Descriptive line

Etching by the Finden Brothers entitled 'The Town Of Shechem, (Naplous)', after a drawing by W. E. Fitzmaurice, for a publication entitled 'Landscape Illustrations Of The Bible', vol I, with descriptions by the Reverend T. H. Horne. Great Britain, 1836.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Biblical studies; Landscapes

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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