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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H , Case PD, Shelf 200, Box A

A wooded hillside at Underriver, near Sevenoaks, Kent

Drawing
ca. 1829 (painted)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Drawing of trees and open patches of ground on the spine of an undulating hill.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pen and ink drawing on paper, heightened with white
Brief Description
Samuel Palmer. 'A wooded hillside at Underriver, near Sevenoaks, Kent'. c.1829.
Physical Description
Drawing of trees and open patches of ground on the spine of an undulating hill.
Dimensions
  • Height: 15.2cm
  • Width: 27.3cm
Taken from the dimensions given in the Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue of the Prints, Drawings, Paintings & Photographs Collections and converted from inches to centimetres.
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'At Underriver near Sevenoaks' (Inscribed in pencil on the original mount.)
  • 'The Inscription is by S. P.' (Inscribed in another hand.)
Object history
This drawing was formerly in the collection of Sir Frank Short, R.A., P.R.E., R.I. and was No.31 in the exhibition 'Samuel Palmer & his circle' organised by the Arts Council, 1957.
Subjects depicted
Place Depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963
  • Samuel Palmer and his Circle : the Shoreham period, London : Arts Council of Great Britain, 1956no.31
Collection
Accession Number
E.454-1953

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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