The Monuments Of Nineveh - Second Series; Captives & part of walled city

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artist
Sir Austen Henry Layard
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
PDP
credit
Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A
date_end
1853-12-31
date_start
1853-01-01
date_text
1853 (published)
descriptive_line
Lithograph entitled 'Captives & part of walled city', after a drawing by Sir Austen Henry Layard from Volume II (71 plates), of 'The Monuments Of Nineveh', engraved by various artists, and published by John Murray. Great Britain, 1853.
dimensions
Height: 39.4 cm Size of covers, Width: 58.2 cm
edition_number
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exhibition_history
gallery
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D
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historical_significance
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id
429653
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last_checked
2014-08-30T17:20:27.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T17:20:27.000Z
latitude
54.313919
location
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 90, shelf 6
longitude
-2.23218
marks
materials
paper
materials_techniques
Lithograph, tinted with one or two tint stones
museum_number
SP.351:50
museum_number_token
sp35150
object_number
O513838
object_type
Print
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1
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original_price
physical_description
Lithograph, tinted with one or two tint stones, in some cases with additional colouring by hand, from the second series of 'The Monuments Of Nineveh'. Each plate lettered with title and numbered. Many plates lettered with artist's names.
place
Britain
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production_note
The Introduction states that 'The original drawings of the sculptures were made by Mr. F. C. Cooper, 'the late Mr. Bell' and Layard. The bas reliefs were drawn on stone by L. Gruner.
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3
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VA
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the-monuments-of-nineveh-second-print-sir-austen-henry
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2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
lithography, printing
title
The Monuments Of Nineveh - Second Series; Captives & part of walled city
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year_end
1853
year_start
1853