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The Lake of Lucerne

  • Object:

    Design for a theatre backdrop

  • Place of origin:

    Lucerne (made)

  • Date:

    1865 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Telbin, Henry, born 1840 - died 1865 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    tempera

  • Credit Line:

    Given by W. Telbin, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    E.1633-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 29, box E

Physical description

Painting of the lake of Lucerne

Place of Origin

Lucerne (made)

Date

1865 (made)

Artist/maker

Telbin, Henry, born 1840 - died 1865 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

tempera

Dimensions

Height: 8.875 in, Width: 15.625 in

Descriptive line

Henry Telbin. The Lake of Lucerne. Backdrop design for "William Tell", 1865.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1926, London: Board of Education, 1927.

Materials

Tempera

Techniques

Tempera

Categories

Theatre; Tourism & Travel; Landscapes; Topography; Paintings; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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