Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850-1859

GUSN

GUSN-5302

Description

Black and white engraving of an exterior domestic scene; a man between to horses at an interior gate entrance of a courtyard surrounded by three dogs; a woman is kneeling playing with another dog; figures dressed in 17th century clothes; wooden frame; applied and molded gesso and gilt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
Elizabethan
fountains
horse (animal)
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Dog
Horse
Fountain
Elizabethan Revival
PICTURE

Inscription

Painted by J.F. Herring, Senr./Engraved by Robert Graves, A.R.A.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Graves, Robert (Engraver)
After Herring, Sr., J.F. (Painter)

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

28.125 x 33.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.656