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Drawing - Ruined aqueducts near Salerno, Italy
  • Ruined aqueducts near Salerno, Italy
    Cowen, William, born 1797 - died 1860
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Ruined aqueducts near Salerno, Italy

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    1820 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cowen, William, born 1797 - died 1860 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Bernard H. Webb

  • Museum number:

    E.4036-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 174, box A

Physical description

Pen and ink drawing depicting ruined aqueducts near Salerno, Italy. Signed in ink and inscribed 'Vicino de Salerno, Italy'.

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, drawn)

Date

1820 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Cowen, William, born 1797 - died 1860 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink drawing

Marks and inscriptions

In ink W. Cowen 1820 and Vicino de (sic) Salerno Italy.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Dimensions

Height: 6.875 in, Width: 12.375 in

Descriptive line

Pen and ink drawing by William Cowen depicting ruined aqueducts near Salerno, Italy. British School, mid 19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1919, London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1921

Materials

Pen and ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Ruins; Aqueducts

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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