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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dalziel Brothers (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    India proof of a wood engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edward Dalziel

  • Museum number:

    E.2457-1904

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 90

Physical description

India proof of a wood engraving printed by the Dalziel Brothers. There are 153 plates in total in this series of proofs, once bound across 5 volumes, but now separated into individual prints.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Dalziel Brothers (printers)

Materials and Techniques

India proof of a wood engraving

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 in, Width: 11 in

Object history note

In the register of 1904 there is a note with information about the donation of many prints from Edward Dalziel (E.2015-1904 to E.2984-1904). They are described as burnished proofs on India paper, specially selected under the personal supervision of the Dalziel brothers at their Camden Town studio.

Descriptive line

One India proof from a set of 153 printed illustrations by G. J. Powell, Fred Walker, Houghton, Rossetti, Tenniel, Leech etc., printed by the Dalziel Brothers. Great Britain, mid 19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Wood engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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