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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E , Case MB3L, Shelf I, Box 55

Illustrations for 'The Legend of the Wandering Jew'

Drawing
ca. 1856 (drawn)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Drawing in pen and ink for plates 2 and 4 of a set of twelve illustrating 'The Legend of the Wandering Jew'.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Drawing in pen and ink
Brief Description
Drawing by Gustave Louis Christophe Doré for plates 2 and 4 of a set of twelve illustrating 'The Legend of the Wandering Jew', first published by Michel Levy Frères. Paris, 1856.

Physical Description
Drawing in pen and ink for plates 2 and 4 of a set of twelve illustrating 'The Legend of the Wandering Jew'.
Dimensions
  • Height: 15.75in
  • Width: 12in
Dimensions taken from departmental notes
Marks and Inscriptions
G. Doré (Signed)
Credit line
Given by H. H. Harrod, Esq.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957
Collection
Accession Number
E.354-1948

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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