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Basil Somerset Long

  • Object:

    Silhouette portrait

  • Place of origin:

    Gloucester (made)

  • Date:

    18 November 1927 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Daer (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    cut paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. F. Gordon in memory of Basil Somerset Long

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Cut paper silhouette

Place of Origin

Gloucester (made)


18 November 1927 (made)


Daer (artist)

Materials and Techniques

cut paper


Height: 4.3125 in, Width: 2.3125 in

Descriptive line

Daer. Cut paper silhouette of Basil Somerset Long, made in Montpellier, Gloucestershire, 18 November 1927

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

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




Silhouette; Cut paper work


Portraits; Handicrafts


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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