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Print - William Tell's Chapel, Lake of Geneva
  • William Tell's Chapel, Lake of Geneva
    Payne, Albert Henry, born 1812 - died 1902
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William Tell's Chapel, Lake of Geneva

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Payne, Albert Henry, born 1812 - died 1902 (engraver)
    Cattermole, George, born 1800 - died 1868 (artist)
    Simpkin & Marshall (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Col C. H. Colnaghi

  • Museum number:

    E.2600-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 8, box B

Physical description

An engraving depicting a view of a lake below a mountain. On the shore of the lake is a chapel positioned on top of a rock. Several barges carrying people are being rowed across the lake to towards the shore.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

19th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Payne, Albert Henry, born 1812 - died 1902 (engraver)
Cattermole, George, born 1800 - died 1868 (artist)
Simpkin & Marshall (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title

'From an Original Drawing by G. Cattermole. / Engraved by A. H. Payne. / London: Simpkin & Marshall. Stationers Court & T. W. Stevens.10. Derby Street, Kings Cross.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 8.75 in, Width: 11 in

Descriptive line

Print by Albert Henry Payne after G. Cattermole, 'William Tell's Chapel, Lake of Geneva', engraving, Great Britain, 19th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Landscapes; Topography

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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