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La Biondina in Gondoletta

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1847 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
    Vacher, Charles NWS, born 1818 - died 1883 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter

  • Museum number:

    E.3025-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 51, box I

Physical description

Colour print depicting a gondola in Venice.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1847 (published)

Artist/maker

Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
Vacher, Charles NWS, born 1818 - died 1883 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title

'From a painting by C. Vacher. Baxter's Patent Oil Printing, 11, Northampton Square.'
Lettered

'Gift. Miss S. Oliver.'
Inscribed in ink on mount

Dimensions

Height: 2.375 in, Width: 3.625 in

Object history note

This print was used as an illustration to Poole's London Annual Repository published by Messrs Suttaby & Co., 1847.

Descriptive line

Print by George Baxter after Charles Vacher, 'La Biondina in Gondoletta,' illustration to Poole's London Annual Repository published by Messrs Suttaby & Co., Baxter-process print, England, 1847

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933
cat. no. 326
Lewis, C. T. Courtney. George Baxter (colour printer) his life and work: a manual for collectors. London: S. Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., 1908.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Baxter-process printing

Subjects depicted

Gondola

Categories

Prints; Topography; Boats and ships; Music

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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