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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    China (drawn)

  • Date:

    19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawing on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    E.2160-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 92, shelf D, box 16

Physical description

A drawing from an album containing 175 sheets of sketches made in China and India. The drawing is in pencil and depicts a fortified gateway in China.

Place of Origin

China (drawn)

Date

19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawing on paper

Dimensions

Height: 22.5 in volume, Width: 15.375 in volume, Height: 5.875 in sheet, Width: 10.25 in sheet

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Chinnery, depicting a fortified gateway in China, from an album of 175 sheets of sketches made in India and China, pencil on paper, China, 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; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Gateway

Categories

Drawings; Topography

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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