Print (Line engraving)

  • Title:

    PAINTING.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    John Boydell, William Herbert, and Frances Bull (Publisher and seller)

    Jacopo Amigoni (Designer)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1760-1775

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (laid)

  • Techniques:

    Engraved, Etched, Line engraved, Hand colored

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0126.021 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0126.021 A

Object Name

Print (Line engraving)

Title

PAINTING.

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

John Boydell, William Herbert, and Frances Bull (Publisher and seller)

Jacopo Amigoni (Designer)
c.1685-1752
Appointed court painter to Ferdinand VI of Spain in 1747.

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1760-1775

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Center beneath title; London Printed for & sold by F. Bull on Ludgate Hill, J Boydell in Cheapside, & W. Herbert on London Bridge.

Subjects

Allegory

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (laid)

Techniques

Engraved, Etched, Line engraved, Hand colored

Dimensions (inches)

10 (H) , 14.1 (W) , 9.3 (Image H) , 13.4 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

25.5 (H) , 35.7 (W) , 9.3 (Image H) , 13.4 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom. Plate H: 9.7 in. (24.7 cm). Plate W: 13.8 in. (35.0 cm). Chain interval: 2.5-2.7 cm; 8 laid lines per cm.

Publisher Summary

John Boydell, William Herbert, and Frances Bull

Place of Publication

London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Watermark

Unidentified, fleur-de-lis with "LVG"

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Edition Notes

Watermark is a Van Gelder Strassburg lily.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fowble, E. McSherry. 1991 To Please Every Taste: Eighteenth-Century Prints from the Winterthur Museum.
Published: no. 77, pp. 184-5.
[Book] Fowble, E. McSherry. 1987 Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880 : A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection.
Published: no. 158, pp. 234-5.