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The Tired Soldier

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1867 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brooks, Vincent, born 1814 - died 1885 (printer)
    Goodall, Frederick, born 1822 - died 1904 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter-process print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Francis William Baxter

  • Museum number:

    E.3098-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 71

Physical description

Colour print depicting a soldier resting at a roadside well. He is seated beside the well, drinking water, with a small dog laying by his feet. Several other figures are getting water from the well including a little girl, a young woman, an elderly woman and a peddler with a horse. The little girl is gazing, with interest, at the soldier.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed)

Date

ca. 1867 (printed)

Artist/maker

Brooks, Vincent, born 1814 - died 1885 (printer)
Goodall, Frederick, born 1822 - died 1904 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter-process print on paper

Dimensions

Height: 11.5 in, Width: 14.5 in

Descriptive line

Print by Vincent Brooks after Frederick Goodall, 'The Tired Soldier,' Baxter-process print, Great Britain, ca. 1867

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Baxter-process

Subjects depicted

Dog; Well; Soldier; Horse

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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