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1971.464.1 (RS116271)

Description

An engraving on paper depicting three dogs in a grassy area. It is in the original gilt frame and the black mat has reverse painting on glass.

Details

Maker
Shepheard, G. (Maker)
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the picture front is: From an original picture in the collection of F.W. Steers, Esq./to whom this plate is dedicated by His obliged humble serv./Thos. Macklin.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Dog
dog (animal)
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
glass (material)
Painted
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
15.25 x 17.688 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.464.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12053
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Title Engraving Accession number 1971.464.2 Notes 1971.464 B PICTURE Relationship Part of set

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