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Engraving

1971.1413 (RS118134)

Description

A black and white engraving of the Madonna and child supported by clouds and putti. In a wooden frame, the front gilded, the sides painted black.

Details

Maker
Graves, Robert (Maker)
Date
1851
Inscriptions
Engraved is: PRINT PAR ESTEBAN MURILLO. VERS 1650./DESSINE PAR S.P. DENNING./GRAVE PAR ROBERT GRAVES, A.R.A 1851. A label/tag on the back of the frame reads: E.W.M.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Child
children (people by age group)
Cloud
cloud bands
ENGRAVING
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Madonna
paper (fiber product)
Religion
religions (concept)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
33.125 x 25.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1413
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
11962

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