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  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (printed)

  • Date:

    18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    van Halen, Arnoud, born 1673 - died 1732 (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Professor E. W. Tristram

  • Museum number:

    E.2457-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case L, shelf 5, box A

Physical description

Mezzotint depicting a tomb upon which leans a woman holding a sealed book on which a lamb is seated. At the foot of the tomb is a putto with a smoking torch held downwards.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (printed)

Date

18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

van Halen, Arnoud, born 1673 - died 1732 (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint on paper

Dimensions

Height: 8.125 in, Width: 6.375 in

Descriptive line

Print by Arnoud van Halen, mezzotint, Netherlands, 18th century

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

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Tomb; Lamb; Woman; Putto

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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