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Print - Houghton House
  • Houghton House
    Fletcher, Hanslip, born 1874 - died 1955
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Houghton House

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1928 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fletcher, Hanslip, born 1874 - died 1955 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Process engraving from a pen drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the author

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case R, shelf 6, box A

Physical description

Engraving from a pen drawing, depicting the ruins of Houghton House.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1928 (made)


Fletcher, Hanslip, born 1874 - died 1955 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Process engraving from a pen drawing


Height: 6 in, Width: 9.5 in

Object history note

It is possible that the panelled room found in Haynes Grange (W.1-1929) originally came from Houghton House.

Descriptive line

Engraving of Houghton House, Ampthill, Bedfordshire, by Hanslip Fletcher, Great Britain, 1928

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Production Note

Engraving from a pen drawing by Hanslip Fletcher




Process engraving


Prints; Architecture; Topography


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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