Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Mezzotint - The Mad King's Castle
  • The Mad King's Castle
    Gaskell, Percival RE, RSA, born 1868 - died 1934
  • Enlarge image

The Mad King's Castle

  • Object:

    Mezzotint

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1913 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gaskell, Percival RE, RSA, born 1868 - died 1934 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and mezzotint on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.39-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Architecture, Room 128, case 7, shelf 2

Physical description

A castle on a mountain

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

ca. 1913 (printed)

Artist/maker

Gaskell, Percival RE, RSA, born 1868 - died 1934 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and mezzotint on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Percival Gaskell'
1) Signature; pencil

Dimensions

Height: 225 mm, Width: 251 mm

Descriptive line

Percival Gaskell. The Mad King's Castle, c.1913.

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

M.C. Salaman "Prints of Percival Gaskell, R.E., R.S.A." in The Studio, vol LXI, 1914 p.238
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914

Materials

Printing ink; Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Mezzotint; Etching

Subjects depicted

Castle

Categories

Prints; Architecture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.