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A Wife / Une Femme Mariée

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1877,0811.1059

  • Title (object)

    • A Wife
    • Une Femme Mariée
  • Description

    A young woman sitting sewing, with a work-basket on a small round table to her right, a little girl sitting on the floor beneath it, propping a doll on a little stool, while a little boy stands on the left, in front of the window, reading from a book. 1791
    Stipple

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1791
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 427 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 288 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title, and "Design'd & Engrav'd by J.R. Smith. / London Publish'd Jany. 1st 1791 by J.R. Smith King Strt. Covent Garden.".
  • Curator's comments

    One of a set of four (D'Oench 309-312).

  • Bibliography

    • D'Oench 1999 310 bibliographic details
    • Frankau 1902 376 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1877

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1877,0811.1059

A young woman sitting sewing, with a work-basket on a small round table to her right, a little girl sitting on the floor beneath it, propping a doll on a little stool, while a little boy stands on the left, in front of the window, reading from a book.  1791  Stipple

Recto

A young woman sitting sewing, with a work-basket on a small round table to her right, a little girl sitting on the floor beneath it, propping a doll on a little stool, while a little boy stands on the left, in front of the window, reading from a book. 1791 Stipple

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