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Embroidery design

Embroidery design

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (published)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wirsing, Adam Ludwig (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.329-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Print showing assorted floral design motifs.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (published)

Date

late 18th century (published)

Artist/maker

Wirsing, Adam Ludwig (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'A. L. Wirsing exc. Nor.
Lettered

'1'
Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm approx., Width: 20.3 cm approx.

Descriptive line

Adam Ludwig Wirsing. One of six pages of floral designs, possibly for silk embroidery, late 18th century.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Flower

Categories

Ornament prints; Embroidery; Designs; Textiles; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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