The Archimedes Steamer

Edward Duncan, English, 1803 - 1882, after William John Huggins, English, 1781 - 1845

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about 1838

Hand colored engraving on wove paper

Impression: 13 7/8 × 20 1/8 in. (35.2 × 51.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.958.249

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, lower left: PAINTED BY W.J. HUGGINS; center: LONDON, PUBLISHED BY MR. HUGGINS, MARINE PAINTER TO HIS LATE MAJESTY WILL.M IVTH 105, LEADENHALL STREET.; right: ENGRAVED BY E. DUNCAN; lower center: THE ARCHIMEDES STEAMER./FITTED WITH MR. F.P. SMITH'S PATENT SCREW PROPELLER, Built by Mr. H.y Wimshurst of Limehouse, fro the Ship Propeller Company

Provenance

Goodspeed's Book Shop, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1958.

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