The Asylum for the Deaf

2006av2535 jpg l

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Acquired in 1871 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Collet, John
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
PDP
credit
William Smith Gift
date_end
1803-12-31
date_start
1745-01-01
date_text
ca. late 18th century (made)
descriptive_line
Watercolour entitled 'The Asylum for the Deaf', formerly attributed to John Collet but now attributed to Paul Sandby. Great Britain, ca. late 18th century.
dimensions
Height: 34.9 cm, Width: 53.7 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
568
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:20:58.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:20:58.000Z
latitude
54.313919
location
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case WD, shelf 120
longitude
-2.23218
marks
materials
watercolour
materials_techniques
Watercolour
museum_number
1694-1871
museum_number_token
16941871
object_number
O125010
object_type
Watercolour
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Watercolour entitled 'The Asylum for the Deaf' depicting groups of figures before a building, playing musical instruments, handing out pamphlets, and one wheeling a cart accompanied by a large dog. A lady with an ear trumpet stands in a window in the background.
place
Britain
primary_image_id
2006AV2535
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
the-asylum-for-the-deaf-watercolour-collet-john
sys_updated
2013-10-03T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
drawing, painting
title
The Asylum for the Deaf
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1803
year_start
1745