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Caricature portrait sketch - drawing of Herr Breitag in Le Clemenza di Tito
  • drawing of Herr Breitag in Le Clemenza di Tito
    Chalon, Alfred Edward, born 1780 - died 1860
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drawing of Herr Breitag in Le Clemenza di Tito

  • Object:

    Caricature portrait sketch

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.1007-1924

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Alfred Edward Chalon, pencil drawing of Herr Breitag as Titus in La Clemenza di Tito

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1840 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pencil

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm, Width: 32.2 cm

Descriptive line

Alfred Edward Chalon, drawing of Herr Breitag as Titus in Le Clemenza di Tito, 1840.

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

Department of Prints and Drawings, Theatre Costume Design in the Victoria and Albert Museum Colour Microfiche, Emmett Microform, 1983
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.

Materials

Pencil

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

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

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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