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Print - Varty's Series of Domestic & Wild Animals
  • Varty's Series of Domestic & Wild Animals
    Varty, Thomas
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Varty's Series of Domestic & Wild Animals

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Varty, Thomas (publisher)
    Robinson, Frederick (artist)
    Robinson, Frederick (lithographer)
    Day & Haghe (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coloured lithograph print on paper, backed with woven material.

  • Museum number:

    E.281-1901

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A stag, viewed in profile, standing with his head turned towards the viewer. A young deer lies in the grass behind him and a doe lies in the foreground to the right of the picture. Three other deer are visible in the distance, within a landscape of trees and grassland.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Varty, Thomas (publisher)
Robinson, Frederick (artist)
Robinson, Frederick (lithographer)
Day & Haghe (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Coloured lithograph print on paper, backed with woven material.

Marks and inscriptions

VARTY'S SERIES OF DOMESIC & WILD ANIMALS.
Series title, centre above illustration.

F. Robinson. del. et lith.
Below bottom left corner of illustration.

London, Published by THOMAS VARTY, Educational Depository,
Centre, below illustration.

Day & Haghe, Lithrs. to the Queen
Below bottom right corner of illustration.

DEER.
Title of illustration, centre, below publishing information.

No.29.
Plate number, above top right corner of illustration.

F. Robinson
Signed, bottom right corner of illustration.

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm, Width: 34.1 cm

Object history note

See other lithograph illustrations from the series: E.253 to 288-1901.

Descriptive line

'Deer'. Coloured lithograph print on paper. Designed and 'drawn on stone' by Frederick Robinson. Part of 'Varty's Series of Domestic & Wild Animals'. Printed by Day & Haghe. Published by Thomas Varty, London. 19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Colouring

Subjects depicted

Trees; Deer; Stag

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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