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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case O, Shelf 3, Box C

Costume Plate

c.1855 (published)
Place Of Origin

Hand-coloured lithograph showing two soldiers and a cantinière

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
hand-coloured lithograph
Brief Description
Fortune, after Hippolyte Lalaisse. Two soldiers and a cantinière (aka vivandière) of the French Army, 1850s. Hand-coloured lithograph. French.
Physical Description
Hand-coloured lithograph showing two soldiers and a cantinière
  • Height: 8.5in
  • Width: 8in
Credit line
Given by Mrs Gabrielle Enthoven OBE
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938. London: The Board of Education, 1939.
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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