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Framed engraving

Item Information

Title:
Framed engraving
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.
Engraver:
De Boni, Gio. Martino
Date:
1834–1899
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engraving (printing process)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Classical
dance
putti (motifs)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Gilded
Stipple Engraved
Classical Figure
Putti
Dance
Woman
Places:
MaineYork (county)South Berwick
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.)
Extent:
27 in. x 14.875 in. (H x W); 37.5 in. x 25.125 in. (H x W)
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
Accession #:
1949.433
Identifier:
8052