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Caricature portrait sketch - Mlle George in "Semiramis."
  • Mlle George in "Semiramis."
    Chalon, Alfred Edward, born 1780 - died 1860
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Mlle George in "Semiramis."

  • Object:

    Caricature portrait sketch

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    c.1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chalon, Alfred Edward, born 1780 - died 1860 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and ink

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 4, box B

Physical description

Mlle George in "Semiramis."

Place of Origin

England (made)


c.1830 (made)


Chalon, Alfred Edward, born 1780 - died 1860 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

pen and ink


Height: 4.25 in, Width: 4.5 in

Descriptive line

Alfred Edward Chalon. Mlle George in "Semiramis."

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1924, published under the Authority of the Board of Education, London, 1926.

Production Note

One of 100 assorted caricatures and sketches of opera, ballet and theatre performers, mostly made in London between 1820 and 1840.


Pen and ink




Theatre; Caricatures & Cartoons; Portraits; Drawings; Dance; Opera


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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