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Drawing - Bassin du Dragon, Versailles

Bassin du Dragon, Versailles

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1837 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Callow, William, born 1812 - died 1908 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.967-1937

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pencil drawing depicting a view of a pond with fountain at Versailles.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1837 (made)

Artist/maker

Callow, William, born 1812 - died 1908 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Dimensions

Height: 17 in, Width: 12.75 in

Descriptive line

Pencil sketch depicting a view of the Bassin du Dragon, Versailles, by William Callow. One of 196 sketches in a sketchbook of Paris and its environs, Normandy, Touraine, The Pyrenees, south of France, Switzerland and Germany, 1837.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Fountains

Categories

Drawings; Tourism & Travel; Topography

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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