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Metalwork design

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1829 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, bound with manuscript

  • Museum number:

    E.1828-1899

  • 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)

Date

ca. 1829 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, bound with manuscript

Dimensions

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.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving; Binding; Manuscript

Subjects depicted

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

Categories

Pattern books; Prints; Metalwork; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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