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Engraving

Item Information

Title:
Engraving
Description:
Black and white engraving of goddess Aurore in a garden standing on a leaf as she smells a flower.
Engraver:
Levasseur, J.
Date:
1867
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
allegory (artistic device)
gardening
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Gardening
Allegorical Figure
Places:
New York
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
24 in. x 20.25 in. (H x W); 17.125 in. x 13.5 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.756
Identifier:
5437