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Engraving of a Bird

Item Information

Title:
Engraving of a Bird
Description:
Hand-colored engraving of a blue bird with ivy and spider; on a stretcher with canvase backing; rectangular gilt wooden frame; glazed.
Engraver:
Travies, Edouard
Publisher:
Victor Delarve & Co.
Date:
1977
Format:
Prints
Genre:
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
spiders (animals)
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Bird
Ivy
Spider
Hand Colored
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
15.188 in. x 19.125 in. (H x W); 13.313 in. x 17.313 in. (H x W)
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.358
Identifier:
4050