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Impression from a textile block print

Impression from a textile block print

  • Place of origin:

    Crayford (made)

  • Date:

    first quarter 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    impression from copper pin block

  • Credit Line:

    Given by G. P. Baker

  • Museum number:

    E.283-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 92

Physical description

One of 62 impressions from copper pin blocks used for printing textiles

Place of Origin

Crayford (made)

Date

first quarter 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

impression from copper pin block

Descriptive line

One of 62 impressions from copper pin blocks used for printing textiles at the Swaislands Print Works, Crayford, Kent, early in the 19th century.

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.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Block printing

Categories

Textiles; Printmaking techniques; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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