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Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, bound with others in mottled stiff boards with leather back

  • Museum number:

    E.1727-1899

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 61, box A

Physical description

Engraving from a brassfounder's catalogue, depicting cabinet ornament, bound as 106 plates in original mottled stiff boards with leather back.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

19th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, bound with others in mottled stiff boards with leather back

Dimensions

height: 7.75 in of whole volume, width: 10.5 in of whole volume

Descriptive line

Engraving from a brassfounder's catalogue, depicting cabinet ornament, bound as 106 plates in original mottled stiff boards with leather back.

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.

Techniques

Engraving; Binding

Subjects depicted

Pattern books; Sales catalogues; Metal-work; Furnishings; Ornament

Categories

Metalwork; Ornament prints; Pattern books; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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