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Woodcut - Magpie

Magpie

  • Object:

    Woodcut

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1900-1908 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Seaby, Allen W., born 1867 - died 1953 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour woodcut

  • Museum number:

    E.252-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 6, box A

Physical description

Colour print of a magpie sitting on the branch of a coniferous tree.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1900-1908 (made)

Artist/maker

Seaby, Allen W., born 1867 - died 1953 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

colour woodcut

Marks and inscriptions

A W Seaby
signed in pencil

A.W.S.
monogram within design

Dimensions

Height: 9.25 in, Width: 8.75 in

Descriptive line

'Magpie', colour woodcut, Allen W. Seaby, Great Britain, 1900-1908

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions: 1908, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Ltd., 1909

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Woodcut; Printmaking

Subjects depicted

Trees; Magpies

Categories

Prints; Animals and Wildlife; Woodcuts

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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