Lucerne

Print
1836 (printed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

An engraving depicting the city of Lucerne. The city appears to be built on the shore of Lake Lucerne and set within a mountainous landscape.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving on paper
Brief Description
Print by H. Griffiths after William Henry Bartlett, 'Lucerne', engraving, London, 1836
Physical Description
An engraving depicting the city of Lucerne. The city appears to be built on the shore of Lake Lucerne and set within a mountainous landscape.
Dimensions
  • Height: 8.625in
  • Width: 11.125in
Marks and Inscriptions
'W. H. Bartlett. H. Griffiths.' (Lettered)
Credit line
Given by Col. D. H. Colnaghi
Subjects depicted
Places Depicted
Association
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929
Collection
Accession Number
E.2559-1928

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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