Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1775

GUSN

GUSN-17285

Description

Engraving w/ hand-painted water color. Under image: "The Ball at the Mansion House. April XVII.MDCCLXXV/ The Right Hon. John Wilkes, Lord Mayor" Figure of a woman in classical dress. She is represented as mythological goddess holding symbol of medicine, and is surrounded by five putti.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Classical
mythology (literary genre)
putti (motifs)
Unidentified Paper
Mythology
Classical Figure
Putti
PICTURE, ALLEGORY

Additional Identification Number

1944.45 A

Maker

Bartolozzi, F. (Maker)
Possibly Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1727-1785 (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1944.45