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Invitation to dance

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and water-colour heightened with white on toned paper, quarter-bound in leather

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Joan Curzon-Howe-Herrick

  • Museum number:

    E.1364-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf F, box 63

Physical description

Illustration with a process engraved page of text, mounted on card. In a folio, quarter-bound in leather, blind tooled, marbled boards, with the main title in gold on the cover.

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and water-colour heightened with white on toned paper, quarter-bound in leather

Marks and inscriptions

'1' to '8'
The illustrations numbered

Numbers 2 to 8 each inscribed in ink with title

Dimensions

Height: 18.1 cm average size of sheets in series, Width: 13.3 cm average size of sheets in series, Height: 45.7 cm size in folio, Width: 41.3 cm size in folio

Object history note

This illustration was made to accompany Indiana. A Story Suggested by Marcailhou’s Indian Waltz..

Descriptive line

Illustration (1 of 8), with a process engraved page of text, in a folio, quarter-bound in leather. Made to accompany 'Indiana. A Story Suggested by Marcailhou’s Indian Waltz'.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Ink; Water-colour; Toned paper; Leather

Techniques

Binding; Drawing; Heightening

Categories

Illustration; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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