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1971.535 (RS116341)

Description

Hand colored engraving, view of battle scene, foreground landscape occupied by four British soldiers on horseback and several other people viewing the battle; wooden frame with applied gilt, gesso and black enamel paint.

Details

Maker
Tanner, B. (Engraver)
Rogers & Esler (Printer)
Reinagle, H. (Painter)
Date
1816
Inscriptions
Published 4th July 1816 by B. TANNER Engraver No. 74 South Eighth Street Philadelphia/ Entered according to Act of Congress, the 22nd day of May, 1816; by Banjamin Tanner of the State of Pennsylvania.
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Battle
battles
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Ship
ships
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
War
wars
Dimensions
25.25 x 32.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.535
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5150

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