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La Perse

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    France (published)

  • Date:

    1841 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dubeux, Louis, born 1798 - died 1863 (author)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    SP.232:29

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 89, shelf 12

Physical description

Etching from an album depicting views of Persia. The album is in a plastic wallet. Each plate is lettered with title, and 'Persia'. Each plate is numbered, and lettered with the artist's name (including 'Préaulx', 'Vormser', and 'Lemaitre').

Place of Origin

France (published)

Date

1841 (published)

Artist/maker

Dubeux, Louis, born 1798 - died 1863 (author)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 44 cm Size of covers, Width: 32.2 cm

Descriptive line

Etching of a marriage procession from an album consisting of plates (45) depicting images of Persia. These images illustrate Louis Dubeux's 'La Perse', from 'L'Univers, ou Histoire et Description de Tous les Peuples'. Paris, 1841.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Printing

Subjects depicted

Ceremonies; Processions; Marriage

Categories

Prints; Marriage

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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