Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1867

GUSN

GUSN-5437

Description

Black and white engraving of goddess Aurore in a garden standing on a leaf as she smells a flower.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
allegory (artistic device)
gardening
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Gardening
Allegorical Figure
PICTURE

Inscription

""PEINT PAR J.L. HAMON/GRAVE PAR J. LEVASSEUR/ L'Aurore/Imprime & Publie par GOUPIL & Cie. le 1er. 8bre. 1867/Berlin. Verla & von Goupil & Co./PARIS-LONDRES-LA HAYE/New York Published by M. Knoedler.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Levasseur, J. (Engraver)

Location of Origin

France; New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

24 x 20.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.756

Places

New York state (United States)