Print (Line engraving)

  • Title:

    Moon Light | Clair de Lune

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    Francis Swaine (Painter)

    Nathaniel Parr (Engraver)

    C. Dicey and Co. (Publisher and printseller)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1780-1800

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (laid)

  • Techniques:

    Etched, Engraved, Hand colored

  • Museum Object Number:

    1980.0083


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1980.0083

Object Name

Print (Line engraving)

Title

Moon Light | Clair de Lune

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Francis Swaine (Painter)
c. 1720-1782

Nathaniel Parr (Engraver)

C. Dicey and Co. (Publisher and printseller)-c. 1790

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1780-1800

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower left beneath image; F. Swaine Delin.
2. Inscription; Lower right beneath image; Parr Sc.
3. Inscription; Bottom center; London Printed for and Sold by C. Dicey and Co. in Aldermary Church Yard.

Subjects

Seascape

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (laid)

Techniques

Etched, Engraved, Hand colored

Dimensions (inches)

10.03 (H) , 15.44 (W) , 6.3 (Image H) , 10.36 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

25.48 (H) , 39.22 (W) , 6.3 (Image H) , 10.36 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W near top. Plate H: 6.8 in. (17.3 cm). Plate W: 10.9 in. (27.6 cm). Chain interval: 2.8 cm; laid lines per cm not measured.

Publisher Summary

C. Dicey and Co.

Place of Publication

Aldermary Church Yard, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Watermark

none

Coloring

Hand colored with transparent and opaque watercolors

Object Description

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