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Wood engraving - Still-life
  • Still-life
    Austen, John Archibald, born 1886 - died 1948
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Still-life

  • Object:

    Wood engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1926 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Austen, John Archibald, born 1886 - died 1948 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs R. F. Austen, widow of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.50-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 140

Physical description

Wood engraving, signed and dated in pencil 'John Austen 1929'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1926 (made)

Artist/maker

Austen, John Archibald, born 1886 - died 1948 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Wood engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'John Austen 1929'
Signed and dated in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 4 in, Width: 3.625 in

Descriptive line

Still-life with a bottle of Benedictine, a glass, fruit and a book. Wood engraving by John Archibald Austen, R.B.A. (1886-1948), 1929.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Wood engraving

Subjects depicted

Drinking glasses; Bottles; Still life; Fruit; Books; Alcohol

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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