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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2016.366
People
Thomas Rowlandson, British (London, England 1756 - 1827 London, England)
Title
A Butcher
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
January 1, 1790
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hand-colored etching and aquatint
Technique
Etching and aquatint
Dimensions
image: 33.6 × 23.4 cm (13 1/4 × 9 3/16 in.)
mount: 34.1 × 24.1 cm (13 7/16 × 9 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: from old mat: 7444A [illeg.] / I. 2ftu. 1788 [illeg.]
  • inscription: verso, center, graphite: Jan. 1. 1790 / Grego I. 269 / [illeg.]
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: GI. 269-270
  • inscription: from old mat: 613
  • inscription: from old mat: 151
  • inscription: lower center, in plate: A BUTCHER.
  • inscription: lower center, graphite: 17
  • inscription: lower right, in plate: Rowlandson 1790
Provenance
Jsrael Ber Neumann, Berlin, Munich, and New York, by descent; to Elsa Schmid Neumann, his wife, 1961, by descent; to Peter G. Neumann, their son, Palo Alto, gift; to Harvard Art Museums, 2016
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Grego I 269-70, II 392
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Peter G. Neumann
Accession Year
2016
Object Number
2016.366
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 2200 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/27/2017 - 11/01/2017

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