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Description

"COTTAGE CARES." Scene w/ two children (one kneels, one stands) feeding some chickens; cottage and woods behind. Colored in brown, red, blue, green. Molded maple frame.

Details

Maker
Whessell, John (Maker)
After Bourgeouis, Francis (Artist)
Beuyer, R. (Publisher)
Date
1806
Inscriptions
Directly under image: ""London. Published by R. Beuyer. Historic Gallery. Pall Mall. Jan'y 1, 1806."" At left: ""Sir Francis Bourgeouis, R.A. Pinx't"" At right: ""Jn. Whessell, Sculp't.""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Chicken
Children
children (people by age group)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Ink
ink
mezzotints (prints)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
red jungle fowl
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
32.5 x 27.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.3
GUSN
17440

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