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    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901
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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1840 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901 (printmaker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr P. G. Trendell

  • Museum number:

    E.2176-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 188

Physical description

An etching depicting the heads of Islay and Eos, Victoria and Albert's pet dogs. Islay is a Skye Terrier and Eos is a Greyhound.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1840 (printed)

Artist/maker

Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India, born 1819 - died 1901 (printmaker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'VR (monogram) From nature Sept: 19 - 1840 -.'
Signed

'Islay - - Eos.'
Inscribed

Descriptive line

Print by H.M. Queen Victoria, depicting Islay and Eos, Victoria and Albert's pet dogs, etching, Britain, 1840

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; Printing ink

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Dogs

Categories

Prints; Royalty; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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