Afternoon's Amusement

A. Albanesi, Italian, 18th century



Etching with hand coloring on paper

Image: 10 11/16 × 15 3/16 in. (27.1 × 38.5 cm)

Sheet: 11 7/16 × 15 11/16 in. (29.1 × 39.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Place Made: Italy, Europe



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Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, upper left: KINGS / PLACE; inscribed, in plate, upper center: 666 [as house number]; inscribed, in plate, upper center: YOUNG LADIES EDUCATED & BOAR.D [D in superscrpt]; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Publishd accroding to Act of Parliament the 30. Octob.r [r in superscript] 1777; signed, in plate, A. Albanesi Sculp.t [t in superscript]; titled, in plate, lower center margin: AFTERNOONS AMUSEMENT; inscribed, in graphite, lower right margin: [indistinct]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper left: 120; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper center: 428 [encircled]; reverse, printed sticker, upper right: RAME 0,362 / print-picture; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper right: 6064A / BBX; reverse, printed sticker, lower left: RAME 0,362 / print-picture

Course History

ENGL 20, Age of Satire, Alysia Garrison, Winter 2014


A Private Collection of Prints, Oil Paintings, Watercolours, and Drawings, lot 432, Bloomsbury Auctions, London, Thursday, April 19, 2007; sold to present collection, 2007.

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