Peace Raising Commerce

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1802

GUSN

GUSN-8030

Description

Black-painted frame with hand-colored engravings with titles. Female figure of "Peace" pulls lounging "Commerce," who holds harpoon. Putti floats holding flag.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
hand coloring
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
business (commercial function)
peace
putti (motifs)
ships
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Print
Glass
Unidentified Paper
Molded
Painted
Classical Figure
Woman
Peace
Commerce
Ship
Stipple Engraved
Putti
Hand Colored
Print

Inscription

On white flag: Glory in Heaven Peace on Earth Title: Peace Raising Commerce Below: London Publish'd Feb 8, 1802 by P. Gally, No7 Beauchamp Street, Brooks Market, Holburn.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents

Dimensions

16.25 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.318.1