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Mezzotint

Description

Woman seated at table speaking to son. She is dressed in white: cream-colored cape behind her. He is dressed in pale blue suit w/ ruffled shirt. At base of picture: "FILIAL ATTENTION./ Attentive to the voice of Truth,/ Behold the fond ingenuous Youth/ Catch every word of glowing sense/ Which a kind Mother's lips dispense." Colored in shades of brown, green, pink. Gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Meyer (Maker)
After Buck, Adam (Artist)
R. Ackermann's Repository Arts (Publisher)
Date
1812
Inscriptions
Under image, lower left hand corner: ""A. Buck delt."" Lower right hand corner: ""Meyer sculpt."" Under motto: ""London Publish'd 1st April, 1812, at R. Ackermann's Repository Arts, 101 Strand""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Education
education
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Ink
ink
mezzotints (prints)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
12 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.313
GUSN
17400

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