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The Radium Woman

1939 (made)
Place of origin


Object details

Object type
TitleThe Radium Woman (series title)
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Gibbings, Robert. Wood-engraving; an Illustration to The Radium Woman by Eleanor Doorly. One of a set of 20 (E.467-486-1950) contained in a grey buckram volume. Published by W. Heffer & Sons, Cambridge, 1936. (life of Marie Curie)
Physical description
  • Height: 11in
  • Width: 7.5in
Dimensions given are for the volume containing the group of woodcuts
Credit line
Given by Miss Grace Chatwin in memory of Miss Eleanor Doorly
Bibliographic reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1950, London: HMSO, 1962.
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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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