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Sisters of Assisi

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1925 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Austin, Robert Sargent, born 1895 - died 1973 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching

  • Museum number:

    E.1592-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 137, box A

Physical description

Print depicting two nuns, who appear to be carrying umbrellas. The floor around them is strewn with pots, and one of the nuns is bending down to pick one up.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1925 (made)

Artist/maker

Austin, Robert Sargent, born 1895 - died 1973 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

etching

Marks and inscriptions

R.S.A.
signed

Robert Austin. 1925.
in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 5.1875 in, Width: 4.1875 in

Descriptive line

'Sisters of Assisi', etching and line engraving, Robert S. Austin, Great Britain, 1925

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Etching; Engraving

Subjects depicted

Umbrellas; Pots; Nuns

Categories

Prints; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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