Ancient Egyptian costume

Print
ca. 1821-30 (printed)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Hand-coloured lithograph of Ancient Egyptian costume, depicting a magistrate with a large fur around his middle, from a series of 24 illustrations. Each lettered with title, numbered, and, variously, '1è.re Série. Egypte'.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hand-coloured lithograph
Brief Description
Hand-coloured lithograph by Godefroy Engelmann from a series of 24 illustrations of Ancient Egyptian costumes, ca. 1821-30.
Physical Description
Hand-coloured lithograph of Ancient Egyptian costume, depicting a magistrate with a large fur around his middle, from a series of 24 illustrations. Each lettered with title, numbered, and, variously, '1è.re Série. Egypte'.
Dimensions
  • Height: 31cm (approx)
  • Width: 21cm (approx)
Credit line
Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A
Subjects depicted
Place Depicted
Collection
Accession Number
SP.254:23

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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