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The grandfather

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1938,0511.1

  • Title (object)

    • The grandfather
  • Description

    An old man sitting in a chair by an open door, a young girl on the left with her arm slung around his neck, smiling to the front; dog sitting at his feet, knitting yarn and needles on the ground, river with woods visible through the doorway. 1811
    Stipple with etching, printed in colour

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1811
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 626 millimetres
    • Width: 426 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with: "John Russell Esqr. R.A pinxt./ London Publishd 16th Jany. 1811 by R. Cribb, 288 Holborn./ Thomas Williamson sculpt."
  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Mounted Imp)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1938

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1938,0511.1

An old man sitting in a chair by an open door, a young girl on the left with her arm slung around his neck, smiling to the front; dog sitting at his feet, knitting yarn and needles on the ground, river with woods visible through the doorway.  1811  Stipple with etching, printed in colour

Recto

An old man sitting in a chair by an open door, a young girl on the left with her arm slung around his neck, smiling to the front; dog sitting at his feet, knitting yarn and needles on the ground, river with woods visible through the doorway. 1811 Stipple with etching, printed in colour

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