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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case O, Shelf 3, Box D

Lithograph

c.1850s (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

A scene at a military camp. A cantinière (aka vivandière) in a pink dress, straw hat and apron serving drinks to a group of solders in blue and white uniforms, one in a rust jacket with gold braiding and shako hat.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Lithograph, coloured by hand
Brief Description
Unknown. A military camp with a cantinière (aka vivandière) supplying drink to soldiers. One of twelve genre scenes, Germany, c.1850s
Physical Description
A scene at a military camp. A cantinière (aka vivandière) in a pink dress, straw hat and apron serving drinks to a group of solders in blue and white uniforms, one in a rust jacket with gold braiding and shako hat.
Dimensions
  • Height: 16.51cm
  • Width: 20.64cm
Taken from Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO 1963
Credit line
Bequeathed by Guy Tristram Little
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963
Collection
Accession Number
E.2663-1953

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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