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Print - Title page to ‘The Story of Venus and Tannhäuser’
  • Title page to ‘The Story of Venus and Tannhäuser’
    Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent, born 1872 - died 1898
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Title page to ‘The Story of Venus and Tannhäuser’

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent, born 1872 - died 1898 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Line block and letterpress

  • Museum number:

    E.1409-1983

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 50, box I

Physical description

Venus and her doves in an architectural setting.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1895 (made)

Artist/maker

Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent, born 1872 - died 1898 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Line block and letterpress

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated AB 1895

Dimensions

Height: 207 mm sheet, Width: 282 mm sheet

Object history note

Privately printed, London, 1907.

Descriptive line

Print, Aubrey Beardsley, Title page to ‘The Story of Venus and Tannhäuser’, signed and dated AB 1895.

Materials

Ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Architecture; Animals and Wildlife; Illustration; Women's clothes

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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