Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850-1890

GUSN

GUSN-256348

Description

Oval engraving of woman in 18th century costume seated on bench shelling peas. Half timbered building behind her. Gilt oval frame with beaded inner molding. Back has glued paper label, probably originally part of the legend at front of print. Print probably rectangular when printed, label inscribed "A Cottage Girl Shelling Pease". Engraved by P.W. Tompkins after W.R. Bigg.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Print

Associated Person

Thacher, Mary

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

328.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

11 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.533