Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-7715

Description

Hand colored print glued to glass. Classical woman draped in red, seated in chariot pulled by two lions, holding a horn of fruit in one hand and with the other reaching out to an arriving dove. A winged putto rides one of the tigers as they ride through grain field and by fruit trees.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
hand coloring
printing (process)
varnishing
wood (plant material)
allegory (artistic device)
chariots (carriages)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Classical
doves
lion
peace
putti (motifs)
Glass
Gesso
Transfer Printed
Varnished
Gilded
Classical Figure
Chariot
Lion
Cornucopia
Dove
Putti
Peace
Allegory
Hand Colored
PICTURE, ALLEGORY

Inscription

""PLENTY attending the blessings of PEACE.""

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

15.875 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.766