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John Pounds

GC002.02.123 (RS130038)

Description

A commemorative piece honoring a cobbler who taught poor children for free. A charming awkward composition of John Pound in his shop, teaching children as he repairs a shoe.Given by Jane N. Grew, August 13, 1920.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1840-1862
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1920-08-13
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
24x 18.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR123OVR
Credit Line
Gift of estate of Jane N. Grew, 1920
GUSN
198872
Reference Code
GC002.02.123

Record details

Originator
Bouvé & Sharp (Lithographer)
Sharp, William (Artist)
Other People
Pounds, John, 1766-1839
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
cobblers
poor
teachers
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 121-130
Physical Access Restrictions
Dirty, with slight discolorations at the outer edges of the page.

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