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  • Date:

    c. 1834 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    le Breton, Louis (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper.

  • Museum number:

    14424:78

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case BB, shelf 5, box B

Physical description

Etching of a ship at anchor seen from the stern, with a jetty on the right. To the left is another ship, with sails set and a distant island.

Date

c. 1834 (made)

Artist/maker

le Breton, Louis (made)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Signed in pencil : "Louis le Breton 1834."
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910

Dimensions

Height: 5 3/8 in, Width: 8 1/8 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Louis le Breton: A ship at anchor, seen from the stern, with a jetty on the right.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Etching (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Ship; Island; Jetty; Sail

Categories

Prints; Boats and ships

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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