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Print - A Merry-Go-Round
  • A Merry-Go-Round
    Knight, Laura Dame, born 1877 - died 1970
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A Merry-Go-Round

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1923 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Knight, Laura Dame, born 1877 - died 1970 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.4089-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 167, box A

Physical description

Etching depicting a merry-go-round or carousel at a traditional fairground, probably on Hampstead Heath. Light pours from the carousel onto a crowd of people gathered around the attraction. Signed in pencil.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1923 (made)

Artist/maker

Knight, Laura Dame, born 1877 - died 1970 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Dimensions

Height: 10.875 in, Width: 7.75 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Dame Laura Knight entitled 'A Merry-Go-Round'. Great Britain, ca. 1923.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Carousels; Night; Fairgrounds

Categories

Prints; Entertainment & Leisure; Fairs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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