Framed engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1834-1899

GUSN

GUSN-8052

Description

Black and white engraving. Classical scene of five Grecian women and a cherub. In center, two women dance holding putto in air; woman on left plays drum; on right two women are seated watching. Pictured against a black ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Classical
dance
putti (motifs)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Gilded
Stipple Engraved
Classical
Classical Figure
Putti
Dance
Woman
ENGRAVING

Associated Building

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

Maker

De Boni, Gio. Martino (Engraver)

Location of Origin

Italy

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

27 x 14.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.433