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Specimens of Ornamental Art selected from the best models of the classical epochs

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    1850 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gruner, Ludwig Wilhelm Heinrich, born 1801 - died 1882 (illustrator)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithographs and chromolithographs

  • Museum number:

    E.2868:33-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 92, shelf D, box 70

Physical description

80 plates in two volumes with a title-page, dedication and contents. The text by A. E. Braun is missing.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

1850 (printed)

Artist/maker

Gruner, Ludwig Wilhelm Heinrich, born 1801 - died 1882 (illustrator)

Materials and Techniques

Lithographs and chromolithographs

Dimensions

Height: 66 cm size of volume, Width: 55.9 cm size of volume

Descriptive line

'Specimens of Ornamental Art selected from the best models of the classical epochs'. Volume, one of two, containing 80 plates illustrated by Ludwig Wilhelm Heinrich Gruner, 1850.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Lithography; Chromolithograph

Subjects depicted

Ornament

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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