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The Novel

Description

Black and white engraving entitled "The Novel". Depicts young woman seated at dressing table and older woman at the bed extracting a novel from beneath the pillow. After Northcote. Black & gold rectangular frame; original glass.

Details

Maker
AFTER Northcote (Maker)
Parker, Isaiah (Engraver)
Harris, John, 1787 (Publisher)
Date
1787
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
pictures (two-dimensional representations)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
16.825 x 14.825 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.64
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55903

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