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  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    c.1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil, water and body-colour and gold on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.3257-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 35

Physical description

Drawing design for the back of a lady's hand mirror to be executed in enamel and gold.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

c.1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (made)

Materials and Techniques

Oil, water and body-colour and gold on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with the design 'Persephone' and with the monogram 'LA.' Blind stamped 'ESK'
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Dimensions

Height: 15 1/2 in, Width: 10 in

Descriptive line

Design for the back of a lady's hand mirror to be executed in enamel and gold. Unknown artist.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Materials

Oil; Water-colour; Body-colour; Gold; Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Enamel; Gold; Design; Hand mirror

Categories

Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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