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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1862,0614.631

  • Description

    Staircase of the old British Museum, Montagu House; in foreground landing, beyond at left figures on stairs, at right sculptures and painting, and in background stuffed animals, ceiling and back wall decorated with paintings, displaying landscape and celestial scenes. 1845 Watercolour

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1845
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 362 millimetres
    • Width: 280 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed and dated: "g. Scharf del 1845"
  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PV)

  • Exhibition history

    1992 Jun-Nov, Essen, Villa Hugel, 'London 1800-38', no. 377b

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1862

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1862,0614.631

Staircase of the old British Museum, Montagu House; in foreground landing, beyond at left figures on stairs, at right sculptures and painting, and in background stuffed animals, ceiling and back wall decorated with paintings, displaying landscape and celestial scenes. 1845 Watercolour

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Staircase of the old British Museum, Montagu House; in foreground landing, beyond at left figures on stairs, at right sculptures and painting, and in background stuffed animals, ceiling and back wall decorated with paintings, displaying landscape and celestial scenes. 1845 Watercolour

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