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Lugano

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1837 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
    Barnard, George N., born 1819 - died 1902 (artist)
    Chapman & Hall (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter

  • Museum number:

    E.2747-1932

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Baxter-process print depicting a view of Lugano, Switzerland.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1837 (published)

Artist/maker

Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)
Barnard, George N., born 1819 - died 1902 (artist)
Chapman & Hall (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter print on paper

Dimensions

Height: 4.0625 in, Width: 5.75 in

Object history note

This print appeared as plate 6 in the Cabinet of Painting for 1837.

Descriptive line

Print by George Baxter after George Barnard, 'Lugano,' plate 6 in the Cabinet of Painting for 1837, Baxter-process print, England, 1837

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. 44
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

Categories

Prints; Topography

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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