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Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, India, etc.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1859 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
    Stewart, J. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter

  • Museum number:

    E.2893-1932

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Baxter-process print depicting a full-length portrait of Queen Victoria shown seated in a state chair wearing robes of scarlet and ermine. The Crown of India is shown on a scarlet cushion on the table to the right of the Queen.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1859 (published)

Artist/maker

Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
Stewart, J. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter print on paper

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 in, Width: 11.375 in

Descriptive line

Print by George Baxter after J. Stewart, 'Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, India, etc.' or 'The Large Queen,' Baxter-process print, England, 1859

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. 216
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

State chair; Ermine; Crown

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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