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Que la lumière soit

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1965 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dickson, Jennifer, born 1936 (artist)
    Editions Alecto Ltd. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on zinc

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MP, shelf 176

Physical description

'Que la lumière soit', etching on zinc.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1965 (made)


Dickson, Jennifer, born 1936 (artist)
Editions Alecto Ltd. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on zinc

Marks and inscriptions

'Jennifer Dickson '65'
'Epreuve d'artists 4/7'
Signed and dated, inscribed with title and numbered in pencil

'Epreuves d'artiste 4/7'
Numbered in pencil on the colophon


Height: 59.4 cm, Width: 44.1 cm

Object history note

Published by Editions Alecto, London, in an edition of 50, plus 7 series of artist's proofs.

Descriptive line

Print, 'Que la lumière soit', etching on zinc. From 'La Genèse', set of etchings (10) by Jennifer Dickson, London, 1965.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1967 . London: HMSO, 1968.

Production Note

Attribution note: Printed in an edition of 7, this print is part of edition 4.




Etching (printing process)



Production Type

Artist's proof


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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