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Woodcutting in Windsor Forest

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,1012.2062

  • Title (object)

    • Woodcutting in Windsor Forest
  • Description

    Parkland with groups of figures in the right foreground and further out to left, sitting on and working around fallen tree-trunks, a spade lying in the left foreground; illustration to the Art Journal of 1851.
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1851
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 250 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 333 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title, the size of the painting and "J. Linnell, Painter", "T. A. Prior, Engraver.", "From the Picture in the Vernon Gallery.", "London, Published for the Proprietors.", "Printed by E. Brain."
  • Curator's comments

    The painting of 1834-5, exhibited in 1835, was in the Vernon collection and presented in 1847 by Robert Vernon to Tate (N00438).

  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated places

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Art Journal
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,1012.2062

Parkland with groups of figures in the right foreground and further out to left, sitting on and working around fallen tree-trunks, a spade lying in the left foreground; illustration to the Art Journal of 1851.  Etching and engraving

Recto

Parkland with groups of figures in the right foreground and further out to left, sitting on and working around fallen tree-trunks, a spade lying in the left foreground; illustration to the Art Journal of 1851. Etching and engraving

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