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Print - CAMELUS.

CAMELUS.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    21/03/1807 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chapman, J., born 18 (engraver)
    Wilkes, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    25016:805

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

Camel viewed in profile, standing and facing to the right of the image.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

21/03/1807 (published)

Artist/maker

Chapman, J., born 18 (engraver)
Wilkes, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'CAMELUS.'
Title, central above image.

'The Dromedary, or Arabian Camel.'
Central, below image.

'London, Published as the Act directs, March 21st. 1807, by J. Wilkes.'
Central along bottom of plate impression.

'Plate I.'
Top-right corner of plate impression.

'J. Chapman sc.'
Below bottom-right corner of image.

'[l?] 33'
Pencil note in top-left corner of sheet.

Dimensions

Height: 19.3 cm sheet, Width: 25.8 cm sheet, Height: 19 cm plate impression (approx), Width: 24 cm plate impression (approx)

Descriptive line

'Camelus : The Dromedary, or Arabian Camel', viewed in profile facing to the right of the image. Engraving print on paper. Engraved by J. Chapman. Published by J. Wilkes, London, 1807.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Camel

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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