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1971.656 (RS117672)

Description

Black and white engraving of an exterior domestic scene; a man between to horses at an interior gate entrance of a courtyard surrounded by three dogs; a woman is kneeling playing with another dog; figures dressed in 17th century clothes; wooden frame; applied and molded gesso and gilt.

Details

Maker
Graves, Robert (Engraver)
After Herring, Sr., J.F. (Painter)
Date
1850-1859
Inscriptions
Painted by J.F. Herring, Senr./Engraved by Robert Graves, A.R.A.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Dog
dog (animal)
Elizabethan
Elizabethan Revival
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fountain
fountains
Horse
horse (animal)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
28.125 x 33.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.656
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5302

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