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  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1836-1866 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morten, Thomas (Artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and water-colour on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod.

  • Museum number:

    E.1073-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 127, box E

Physical description

Design for a humorous frontispiece, showing a man's face in a nimbus, with a grotequese border.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (possibly, made)

Date

1836-1866 (made)

Artist/maker

Morten, Thomas (Artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and water-colour on paper.

Dimensions

Height: 6 7/8 in, Width: 7 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Thomas Morten: Design for a humorous frontispiece, showing a man's face in a nimbus, with a grotesque border.

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

Pen; Ink; Water-colour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Nimbus; Frontispiece; Men; Face

Categories

Drawings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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