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Scene from Robinson Crusoe

Description

"ROBINSON CRUSOE, at his SUMMER RETREAT./ In this Place, I had my Grapes growing, which I principally depended on for my Winter Store of Raisins, and which I never fail'd to preserve" inscribed underneath print. Scene of Crusoe carrying grapes; goat, dog and parrot around him; house, trees, and mountain in background. Engraving later hand-colored in shades of green, yellow, blue; gilt wood frame.

Details

Maker
Haines & Son (Maker)
Date
1798
Inscriptions
Inscribed underneath print: ""London: Published May 1-1798, by Haines and Son, 19 Rolls Building, Fetter Lane.""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
hand coloring
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engravings (prints)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Literature
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Crusoe, Robinson
Dimensions
8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.794D
GUSN
17282

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