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The Heroic Deed of Alice Ayres

c.1890 (published)
Place of origin

Engraving of a painting

Object details

Object type
TitleThe Heroic Deed of Alice Ayres (assigned by artist)
Materials and techniques
wood engraving
Brief description
Walter Crane. 'The Heroic Deed of Alice Ayres.' c.1890. Engraved by Octave Lacour.
One of 25 engravings of Crane's pictures from exhibitions in London held between 1877 and 1894.
Physical description
Engraving of a painting
  • Height: 7.9375in
  • Width: 4.5in
Credit line
Given by Emslie John Horniman
Bibliographic reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1915, London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1916.
Accession number

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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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