The Sale of the Pet Lamb

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-25315

Description

By William Collins, 15 Holland Street, Kensington. Marked "From the original picture. In possession of Marie A. Wall Esque." Inscription tells story of scene. Man shown paying woman for lamb. Children surround the lamb. One child pushes apprentice away. Simple gold molded frame. Only half of backboard remains.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
children (people by age group)
lambs
men (male humans)
pets
ownership
women (female humans)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Pet Ownership
Man
Woman
Children
Lamb
Picture

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Collins, William (Maker)
Reynolds, S. W. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Kensington, England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23 x 26.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.358