A Flower Piece, from the series Houghton Gallery

Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
after Jan van Huysum, Dutch, 1682 - 1749
after Joseph Farington, English, 1747 - 1821

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1778

Mezzotint, etching and stipple on paper

Plate: 21 13/16 × 16 9/16 in. (55.4 × 42 cm)

Sheet: 23 1/16 × 17 1/2 in. (58.6 × 44.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Florence and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund

2009.41

Publisher

John Boydell, London, England

Geography

Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: J Van Huysum pinx 1 [supberscript]; lower center: I BOydell. Excudit; [crest]; Publish'd June 25 1778; lower right: Rich d [superscript] Earlom. Sculp dt [superscript] / 1778

Course History

GEOG 17, Geopolitics and Third World Development, Patricia Lopez, Spring 2015

GEOG 17, Geopolitics and Third World Development, Patricia Lopez, Spring 2015

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

The Artful Disposition of Shades: The Great Age of English Mezzotints, Owen Robertson Cheatham and Friends Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 19 through March 14, 2010.

Publication History

T.Barton Thurber, The Artful Disposition of Shades: The Great Age of English Mezzotints, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, Capital Offset Company Inc., 2010, ill, p. 12, fig. 11, checklist p. 20.

Provenance

The Honorable Chistopher Lennox-Boyd; Susan Schulman Printseller, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2009.

Catalogue Raisonne

Le Blanc 55; Wessely 144; Lennox-Boyd and Stogdon III/VI [before the motto on arms]

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