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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.274-1901

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Small pond with adjacent whitewash buildings and wooden waterwheel. In the foreground, two white geese stand, viewed in profile, behind them are two male mallard ducks.

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.

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

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

THE GOOSE AND DUCKS.
Title of illustration, centre, below publishing information.

No.22.
Plate number, above top right corner of illustration.

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm, Width: 34 cm

Object history note

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

Descriptive line

'The Goose and Ducks'. Coloured lithograph print on paper. '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

Ducks; Pond; Goose; Waterwheel

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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