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The Sentimental Traveller offers his snuff-box to Father Lorenzo

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Smirke, Robert, born 1752 - died 1845 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wash on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.392-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 136

Physical description

An illustration to 'A Sentimental Journey’ by Laurence Sterne, entitled 'The Sentimental Traveller offers his snuff-box to Father Lorenzo.'

Place of Origin

Great Britain (drawn)

Date

19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Smirke, Robert, born 1752 - died 1845 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Wash on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'No 1 Sterne's Sentimental Journey Smirke. Hogarth. 1874'
Inscribed in pencil on mount

Dimensions

Height: 5.9375 in, Width: 4.4375 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Robert Smirke, 'The Sentimental Traveller offers his snuff-box to Father Lorenzo,' original illustration to 'A Sentimental Journey' by Laurence Sterne, wash, 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; Wash

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Drawings; Illustration; Books

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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