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Lewis's Sketches of Spain & Spanish Character made during his Tour in that Country, in the Years 1833-34.

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)
    Spain (original drawings, drawn)
    London (printed)

  • Date:

    1836 (published)
    1833-34 (drawn)
    1835 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
    Moon, Francis Graham (Sir), born 1796 - died 1871 (publisher)
    C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithography

  • Museum number:

    E.1845-1927

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 69, box A

Physical description

One of 26 lithographs of scenes from a tour of Spain, mounted individually on card in a portfolio

Place of Origin

London (published)
Spain (original drawings, drawn)
London (printed)

Date

1836 (published)
1833-34 (drawn)
1835 (printed)

Artist/maker

Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
Moon, Francis Graham (Sir), born 1796 - died 1871 (publisher)
C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printers)

Materials and Techniques

lithography

Dimensions

Height: 21.5 in portfolio, Width: 15.625 in volume

Descriptive line

Print by John Frederick Lewis, 'Peasants dancing the Bolero. A Scene in Granada', frontispiece and first plate in the album Lewis's Sketches of Spain & Spanish Character made during his Tour in that Country, in the Years 1833-34, lithograph, published 1836

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.

Materials

Lithographic ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Dancers; Guitars; Musical instruments; Tambourines; Peasants; Boleros; Vineyards

Categories

Tourism & Travel; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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