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Print - Stonehenge
  • Stonehenge
    Hermes, Gertrude RA, born 1901 - died 1983
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Stonehenge

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1959 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hermes, Gertrude RA, born 1901 - died 1983 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lino-cut print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased under the terms of A. M. Shrimpton and William Giles Bequest

  • Museum number:

    E.5508-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS

Physical description

Colour linocut print depicting the stone circle of Stonehenge.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1959 (made)

Artist/maker

Hermes, Gertrude RA, born 1901 - died 1983 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Lino-cut print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Gertrude Hermes. 1959'
Signed and dated in pencil

'14/50'
Inscribed by the artist with title and numbered

Dimensions

Height: 596 mm image, Width: 911 mm image, Height: 712 mm sheet, Width: 1033 mm sheet

Object history note

This print was awarded the 1st prize in the Giles Bequest Competition 1960 for colour relief prints from wood, lino or metal.

Descriptive line

Print by Gertrude Hermes, 'Stonehenge', colour lino-cut, Great Britain, 1959

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1960 and 1961 London: HMSO, 1964

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Linocut

Categories

Prints; Archaeology; Landscapes

Production Type

Limited edition

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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