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Metalwork design

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1829 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, bound with manuscript

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 60, box D

Physical description

Engraving bound with others as a sale catalogue, in stiff mottled boards with leather back and corners, depicting metal work for furniture, with prices in manuscript.

Place of Origin

England (printed)


ca. 1829 (printed)



Materials and Techniques

Engraving, bound with manuscript


height: 8.25 in, width: 13 in

Descriptive line

Engraving from a brassfounder's catalogue, bound with others in original stiff boards, mottled with leather back and corners, English, ca. 1829

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration & Design, Old English Pattern Books of the Metal Trades: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection in the Museum. London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1913.


Printing ink


Engraving; Binding; Manuscript

Subjects depicted

Furnishings; Sale catalogues; Interior design; Metal-work; Pattern books


Pattern books; Prints; Metalwork; Furniture


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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