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Preparations for a pantomime

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1866 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bennett, Charles Henry, born 1829 - died 1867 (artist)
    Swain, Joseph, born 1820 - died 1909 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wood engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Harold Hartley

  • Museum number:

    E.612-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 56

Physical description

Page from the Illustrated London News, with an illustration showing preparations for a pantomime.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1866 (published)

Artist/maker

Bennett, Charles Henry, born 1829 - died 1867 (artist)
Swain, Joseph, born 1820 - died 1909 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

wood engraving

Marks and inscriptions

C H B (monogram)

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 in, Width: 9.375 in

Descriptive line

Preparations for a pantomime, illustration from the Illustrated London News, wood engraving by J. Swain after Charles H. Bennett, 1866

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1916-1918, London: HMSO, 1920.

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Wood engraving

Subjects depicted

Pantomime

Categories

Printed pages & sheets; Periodicals; Pantomime; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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