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Peace Raising Commerce

1949.318.1 (RS119437)

Description

Black-painted frame with hand-colored engravings with titles. Female figure of "Peace" pulls lounging "Commerce," who holds harpoon. Putti floats holding flag.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1802
Inscriptions
On white flag: Glory in Heaven Peace on Earth Title: Peace Raising Commerce Below: London Publish'd Feb 8, 1802 by P. Gally, No7 Beauchamp Street, Brooks Market, Holburn.
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
hand coloring
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents
Descriptive terms
business (commercial function)
Classical Figure
Commerce
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Peace
peace
Print
Putti
putti (motifs)
Ship
ships
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16.25 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.318.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8030

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