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Framed engraving

1949.434 (RS119552)

Description

Black and white engraving. Classical scene of men hunting boar with spears against background of waterfall, gorge, castle, bridge and stormy day. Underglass in black painted molded frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1771
Inscriptions
Inscription: A Sayer Exudu publish'd Septbr 20th 1771.
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Boar
Bridge
bridges (built works)
Castle
castles (fortifications)
ENGRAVING
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Hunting
hunting
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Waterfall
waterfalls (natural bodies of water)
wild pigs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
21 x 20.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.434
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8053

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