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  • Musée des armes rares, anciennes et orientales de sa Majesté l'Empereur de toutes les Russies
    Asselineau, Léon-Auguste, born 1808 - died 1889
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Musée des armes rares, anciennes et orientales de sa Majesté l'Empereur de toutes les Russies

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    St Petersburg (published)
    Carlsruhe (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1835 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Asselineau, Léon-Auguste, born 1808 - died 1889 (lithographer)
    Rockstuhl, Alois Gustav, born 1798 - died 1877 (artist)
    Rigo Frères (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithograph

  • Museum number:

    E.183-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 44

Physical description

Print depicting a round shield decorated with floral motifs. Plate 65 from Musée des armes rares, anciennes et orientales de sa Majesté l'Empereur de toutes les Russies.

Place of Origin

St Petersburg (published)
Carlsruhe (published)

Date

ca. 1835 (made)

Artist/maker

Asselineau, Léon-Auguste, born 1808 - died 1889 (lithographer)
Rockstuhl, Alois Gustav, born 1798 - died 1877 (artist)
Rigo Frères (printers)

Materials and Techniques

lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

Impe par Asselineau d'après Rockstuhl / Publié par Velten, à Carlsruhe et St Petersbourg / Lith. Rigo Frs et Cie, rue Richer, 7.

Dimensions

Height: 44.1 cm, Width: 34.1 cm

Descriptive line

'Bouclier oriental', plate from Musée des armes rares, anciennes et orientales de sa Majesté l'Empereur de toutes les Russies, lithograph by Leon-Auguste Asselineau after Alois Rockstuhl, published in Carlruhe and St Petersburg, ca. 1835

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

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Shields

Categories

Prints; Arms & Armour

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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