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  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving mounted on guards in a scrapbook with manuscript

  • Museum number:

    E.2282-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 61, box B

Physical description

Engraving from a brassfounder's catalogue, one of 22 sheets mounted on guards in a scrap book, with manuscript prices.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

ca. 1780 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving mounted on guards in a scrapbook with manuscript

Dimensions

height: 16 in, Width: 16 in

Descriptive line

Engraving from a brassfounder's catalogue, one of 22 sheets mounted on guards in a scrap book

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration & Design, Old English Pattern Books of the Metal Trades: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection in the Museum. London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1913.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1910, London, Printed for His Majesty’s Stationery Office 1911

Materials

Paper; Printer's ink

Techniques

Engraving; Mounting; Manuscript

Subjects depicted

Ornament; Engravings; Metal-work; Furniture; Fittings

Categories

Metalwork; Ornament prints; Pattern books; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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