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Print - scene in the Post Office at Fairport

scene in the Post Office at Fairport

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    1836 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Richter, H. C. (designed by)
    Bacon, Frederick, born 1803 - died 1887 (engraved by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss M.H. Longhurst, F.S.A.

  • Museum number:

    E.559-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case J, shelf 2, box G

Physical description

Frederick Bacon, engraved scene in the Post Office at Fairport, included in chapter 15 of The Antiquary, featured in Heath's Gallery of British Engravings

Date

1836 (made)

Artist/maker

Richter, H. C. (designed by)
Bacon, Frederick, born 1803 - died 1887 (engraved by)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Marks and inscriptions

"Drawn by H. Richter. Engraved by F. Bacon."

Dimensions

Height: 8.5 in, Width: 6 in

Descriptive line

Frederick Bacon, scene in the Post Office at Fairport, included in chapter 15 of The Antiquary, featured in Heath's Gallery of British Engravings, 1836

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1935 London: HMSO, 1935

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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