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Description

Mezzotint hand painted w/ water colors. Under image: "The Blind Hermit", painted by Thomas Stothard and engraved by John Whessetts. Scene shows blind hermit guided by young boy. Old man is holding a stick on his right shoulder while his left hand rests on boy's left shoulder.

Details

Maker
Whessetts, John (Maker)
After Stothard, Thomas (Artist)
Date
1806
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Boy
elderly
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Old Man
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
30.5 x 24.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.1220
GUSN
17277

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