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  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1809 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved plates bound in board and leather

  • Museum number:

    E.125-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 60, box G []

Physical description

A brassfounder's catalogue with 82 engraved plates depicting engraved ornament and cabinet brassfoundry, bound in board and leather.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1809 (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraved plates bound in board and leather

Dimensions

height: 7.75 in, width: 12.25 in

Descriptive line

A brassfounder's catalogue with 82 engraved plates depicting engraved ornament and cabinet brassfoundry bound in stiff mottled 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

Sale catalogues; Furniture; Metal-work; Pattern books; Ornament

Categories

Ornament prints; Pattern books; Metalwork; Furniture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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