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The day's thirst

  • Object:

    Sporting print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    31/07/1952 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Blampied, Edmund (R.B.A., R.E.), born 1886 - died 1966 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Process engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs H. Van Abbé

  • Museum number:

    E.12-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 57, box B

Physical description

Print of a silhouette illustration showing riding, hunting and farming scenes, from a set entitled ‘Silhouettes’. In a folder with title and artist’s name in letterpress on the front cover.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

31/07/1952 (printed)

Artist/maker

Blampied, Edmund (R.B.A., R.E.), born 1886 - died 1966 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Process engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Blampied'
Signed

'E. Blampied'
Signed in pencil

Inscribed with title

'Edmund Blampied July 31. 1952'
Signed and dated in ink on the folder

'With every Best Wish Edmund & Marianne.'
Inscribed

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm, Width: 24.8 cm

Descriptive line

'The day's thirst'. Print of a silhouette illustration, from a set entitled 'Silhouettes' depicting riding, hunting and farming scenes. Process engraving in a folder. Edmund Blampied, 1952.

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

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

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Process engraving

Subjects depicted

Silhouette; Riding; Farming; Hunting

Categories

Hunting; Sport; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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