Image of Gallery in South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D , Case 96, Shelf D, Box 2

Gentildonna Venetiana

Fashion Plate
1688 (published)
Place of origin

Engraving showing a fashionable woman in a mantua

Object details

Object type
TitleGentildonna Venetiana (published title)
Materials and techniques
hand-coloured engraving
Brief description
Arnold van Westerhaut. 'Gentildonna Venetiana.' Italian, 1688
Physical description
Engraving showing a fashionable woman in a mantua
Credit line
Given by the House of Worth
Bibliographic reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964
Accession number

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest feedback

Record createdJune 30, 2009
Record URL
Download as: JSONIIIF Manifest