Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Metalwork trade catalogue

  • Date:

    ca. 1785 (printed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving bound with others in modern paper and vellum cover.

  • Museum number:

    E.1242-1979

  • Gallery location:

    On short term loan out for exhibition

Physical description

Engraving of a design for silver and Sheffield plate

Date

ca. 1785 (printed)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving bound with others in modern paper and vellum cover.

Dimensions

height: 25.6 cm, width: 38 cm

Descriptive line

Engraved plate from a catalogue of domestic silver from the firm of Matthew Boulton, eighteenth-century.

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

Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Trade catalogues; Metal work; Furnishings; Engravings; Designs

Categories

Metalwork; Pattern books; Black History; Ephemera

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.