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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (possibly, made)
    India (possibly, made)
    China (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1774-1852 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, and pen and ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    E.1623-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 92, shelf D, box 12

Physical description

A drawing from a volume containing 406 sheets of sketches of European, Indian and Chinese people. The drawings are studies for portraits.

Place of Origin

Europe (possibly, made)
India (possibly, made)
China (possibly, made)

Date

1774-1852 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, and pen and ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 22.5 in volume, Width: 15.375 in volume

Descriptive line

Drawing by George Chinnery, studies for portraits, from an album containing 406 sheets, pencil, and pen and ink, Europe, India, China, 1774-1852

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; Ink; Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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