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Scene from Cecilia

Description

Rectangular sepia tone print based on a scene from "Cecilia" showing two women and gentleman in a room. Sothard, painter; Jason (?) Parker, sculptor. Typed label on both reads: "From/ Jacob Morton/ to E.S. Morton/ Broadway, New York 1789." Printed label from J.F. Cabot & Brother, 89 Sudbury St. Boston, picture framers. Both under glass with black and gilt molded frame.

Details

Maker
Cabot, J. F. (Framer)
Reproduction of Stothard (Painter)
Possibly Parker, Jason? (Painter)
Date
1790
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
gesso
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
gesso
Gesso
Glass
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
pictures (two-dimensional representations)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Cecilia
Dimensions
17 3/8 x 15 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.66.1
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55793

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