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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    China (drawn)

  • Date:

    1838 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink drawings on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    E.2080-1928

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A sheet of drawings from an album containing 175 sheets of sketches made in China and India. The drawings are in pencil, pen and ink and depict the stall of an itinerant vendor with a goat to the left and a study of a man with a hammer.

Place of Origin

China (drawn)

Date

1838 (drawn)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink drawings on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1838'
Dated

Dimensions

Height: 22.5 in volume, Width: 15.375 in volume, Height: 3.5625 in sheet, Width: 7.125 in sheet

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Chinnery, depicting various sketches drawn in China, from an album of 175 sheets of sketches made in India and China, pencil, pen and ink on paper, 1838

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

Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Stall; Man; Vendor; Hammer; Goats

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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