Collection online

Variétés de gravures

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1851,0712.135

  • Title (series)

    • Variétés de gravures
  • Description

    Landscape with man carrying a fishing rod and conversing with a woman seated on a rock; on the right, a waterfall; in the distance, the spire of a church; finished state, with letter. 1760
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1760
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 107 millimetres
    • Width: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production detail: 'Dessiné et Gravé par J. G. Wille 1760'.
  • Curator's comments

    From a series of thirty-seven plates, see 1851,0712.59 for comment.
    For other proofs, see 1854,0513.55 and 1851,0712.132-134.

  • Bibliography

    • Le Blanc 1847 42.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (French XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1851

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1851,0712.135

Landscape with man carrying a fishing rod and conversing with a woman seated on a rock; on the right, a waterfall; in the distance, the spire of a church; finished state, with letter.  1760  Etching

Recto

Landscape with man carrying a fishing rod and conversing with a woman seated on a rock; on the right, a waterfall; in the distance, the spire of a church; finished state, with letter. 1760 Etching

Image description

Recommend


Feedback

If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: collectiondatabase@britishmuseum.org 

View open data for this object with SPARQL endpoint

Object reference number: PPA111628

British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.

View this object

Support the Museum:
donate online

The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.

About the database

The British Museum collection database is a work in progress. New records, updates and images are added every week.

More about the database 

Supporters

Work on this database is supported by a range of sponsors, donors and volunteers.

More about supporters and how you
can help  

Loading...