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  • Date:

    pre 1919 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft ground etching on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Major Stanley Flower

  • Museum number:

    E.5027-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

A female Eland (a genus of antelopes of the African savannah) viewed in profile against a mountainous landscape. To the left of the picture, a number of of buffalo and zebras are visible a distance away. The image is enclosed by a simple border of three lines.

Date

pre 1919 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Soft ground etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Variety of the Female Eland.
Handwritten in pencil below image.

Dimensions

Height: 19.3 - 19.4 cm of sheet, Width: 23.5 cm of sheet, Height: 17.1 cm of border around image, Width: 22.3 cm of border around image

Descriptive line

A female Eland (a genus of antelopes of the African savannah) viewed in profile against a mountainous landscape. Soft ground etching on paper. Anonymous. Pre 1919.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illlustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Soft-ground etching

Subjects depicted

Zebras; Buffalo; Antelope

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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