Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1806

GUSN

GUSN-17277

Description

Mezzotint hand painted w/ water colors. Under image: "The Blind Hermit", painted by Thomas Stothard and engraved by John Whessetts. Scene shows blind hermit guided by young boy. Old man is holding a stick on his right shoulder while his left hand rests on boy's left shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
elderly
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
Old Man
Boy
PICTURE

Maker

Whessetts, John (Maker)
After Stothard, Thomas (Artist)

Dimensions

30.5 x 24.5 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1941.1220