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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1840s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink, pencil, watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Elizabeth H M Wild

  • Museum number:

    E.4029-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf J, box 25

Physical description

One of 117 mounted sketches of wall decoration in Pompeii, tracings from Greek vases etc., mounted in an album

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1840s (made)

Artist/maker

Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink, pencil, watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 16.5 in, Width: 12 in

Descriptive line

James William Wild. One of 117 sketches mounted in an album including wall decorations from Pompeii and designs from Greek vases. 1840s.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938. London: The Board of Education, 1939.

Materials

Pen and ink and watercolour; Pencil

Techniques

Sketching

Categories

Drawings; Archaeology

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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