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  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1798 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving and typography, bound in board and leather.

  • Museum number:

    E.126-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 63, box M []

Physical description

28 engraved plates depicting tools, in original mottled and leather binding with two pages of typography.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

ca. 1798 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving and typography, bound in board and leather.

Dimensions

height: 7.75 in, width: 11.5 in

Descriptive line

Toolmaker's catalogue, 28 engraved plates in original mottled and leather binding, English, ca. 1798.

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; Typography; Binding

Subjects depicted

Sale catalogues; Pattern books; Prints; Metal-work; Tools

Categories

Tools & Equipment; Metalwork; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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