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Plenty United with Commerce

1949.318.2 (RS119438)

Description

Black-painted frame with hand-colored engravings with titles. Female figure holds cornucopia, escorts figure of commerce. They stand at foreground; harbor scene at left; farming scene at right. Putti holds banner in sky.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1802
Inscriptions
On banner: Friendship + Commerce all over the World. Title: Plenty United with Commerce
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
Cornucopia
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Farming
farming
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Harbor
harbors
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Print
Putti
putti (motifs)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16.25 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.318.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8031

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