Drawing

1863-1934 (made)
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Drawing of the head of Sir Edwin Landseer appearing through a sheet of paper on which are sketched various animals.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pencil and water-colour drawing on paper.
Brief Description
Sem (Pseudonym of Georges Goursat), Drawing of the head of Sir Edwin Landseer appearing through a sheet of paper on which are sketched various animals

French School
Physical Description
Drawing of the head of Sir Edwin Landseer appearing through a sheet of paper on which are sketched various animals.
Dimensions
  • Size on sheet height: 264mm (Note: Measurement from: <u>Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest</u>, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957)
  • Size of sheet width: 184mm (Note: Measurement from: <u>Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest</u>, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957)
Marks and Inscriptions
Signed 'Sem' Inscribed above the design 'Sem's Pantheon - Artists' and below 'E. Landseer' (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)
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
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
Collection
Accession Number
E.1355-1948

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