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1998.1264 (RS22354)

Description

Mounted in a 1/2 in. gilt frame. In this scene, many children are gathered around a central male older figure who bows to the last boy entering the room. The older gentleman appears to be teaching the children as they listen and/or write. In the background an open archway shows trees and a natural setting.

Details

Maker
Mulready, William (Painter)
Smyth, J. T. (Engraver)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""W. Mulready, R.A. Painter/ J.T. Smyth Engraver/ Size of 2 Ft. Lein. by ---/ W. Day(?)""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Children
children (people by age group)
Education
engraving (printing process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Man
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Possibly education
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
10.5 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1264
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18579

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