Rodney

Print
19th century (engraved)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

'Rodney'. Portrait of a dogs head in profile, facing to the left of the image. The dog noted as being 'The property of J. T. Fenton Esqre'. The design has been printed onto a thin paper, smaller than the size of the plate impression, which is attached to a thicker backing sheet.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Proof, etching print on paper
Brief Description
'Rodney'. Portrait of a dogs head in profile. The dog noted as being 'The property of J. T. Fenton Esqre'. Proof, etching print on paper. Etched by R. Roe, from a drawing by Bryan Edward Duppa. 19th century.
Physical Description
'Rodney'. Portrait of a dogs head in profile, facing to the left of the image. The dog noted as being 'The property of J. T. Fenton Esqre'. The design has been printed onto a thin paper, smaller than the size of the plate impression, which is attached to a thicker backing sheet.
Dimensions
  • Size of sheet height: 27.8cm
  • Size of sheet width: 38.1cm
  • Size of plate impression height: 25.2cm
  • Size of plate impression width: 30.4cm
Production typeProof
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'RODNEY. / THE PROPERTY OF J.T. FENTON, ESQ.EW / Etched by R. Roe from a Drawing by B.E. Duppa, Esqr.' (Lettered, in three different fonts, centrally below the image.)
  • 'Proof' (Lettered bottom-right corner of image.)
Production
Etched by R. Roe from a drawing by B. E. Duppa.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
23722:2

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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