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A peasant girl of Hallingdal, Norway

  • Object:

    Costume plate

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    9 September 1813 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wedsted, F. P. (artist)
    Clark, John (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-coloured aquatint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr A. R. Harvey

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case O, shelf 3, box E

Physical description

Hand-coloured aquatint of a girl in the costume of Hallingdal

Place of Origin

London (published)


9 September 1813 (published)


Wedsted, F. P. (artist)
Clark, John (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

hand-coloured aquatint


Height: 8.625 in, Width: 6.5 in

Descriptive line

John Clark after F. P. Wedsted. A peasant girl of Hallingdal, Norway. London, published 9 September 1813

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1936, London: Board of Education, 1937.


Printing ink; Watercolour


Aquatint; Hand-colouring


Prints; National Dress; Women's clothes; Clothing; Fashion plates; Hair and hairstyles; Hats & headwear


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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