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Jeune Joeur d'Instrument

  • Object:

    Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Schalcken, Godfried, born 1643 - died 1706 (artist)
    Wille, Jean Georges, born 1715 - died 1808 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Philip James

  • Museum number:

    E.325-1944

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case F, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

Engraving showing a child playing a drum under the gaze of an old woman with spectacles

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Schalcken, Godfried, born 1643 - died 1706 (artist)
Wille, Jean Georges, born 1715 - died 1808 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 11.25 in, Width: 8.75 in

Descriptive line

Jean Georges Wille, after Schalken. Jeune Joeur D'Instrument. Late 18th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1944, London: Printed under the Authority of the Ministry of Education 1949.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Musical instruments; Children & Childhood

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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