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Framed engraving

1949.433 (RS264508)

Description

Black and white engraving. Classical scene of five Grecian women and a cherub. In center, two women dance holding putto in air; woman on left plays drum; on right two women are seated watching. Pictured against a black ground.

Details

Maker
De Boni, Gio. Martino (Engraver)
Date
1834-1899
Location of origin
Italy
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Classical
Classical Figure
dance
Dance
ENGRAVING
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Putti
putti (motifs)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
27 x 14.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.433
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8052

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