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  • Drawing by a member of the Sketching Society
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Drawing by a member of the Sketching Society

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    first quarter 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown
    The Sketching Society (artists)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sepia, wash, chalk and pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the children of the late J. Howard Barnes
    (A. H. Barnes, F. H. Barnes, and Mrs D. M. Higham)

  • Museum number:

    E.1418-1939

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 86, box A(4)

Physical description

One of a group of 244 assorted drawings mainly in pencil and/or sepia, some with wash and chalk.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

first quarter 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown
The Sketching Society (artists)

Materials and Techniques

Sepia, wash, chalk and pencil

Descriptive line

One of a group of 244 drawings made by members of the Sketching Society in the first quarter of the 19th century.
The subjects include illustrations to the Bible, Virgil, Shakespeare and Milton etc, and various themes.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950

Materials

Pencil; Sepia

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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