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Rustic Courtship

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1868,0822.7114

  • Title (object)

    • Rustic Courtship
  • Description

    A stout man standing talking to a woman who sits spinning outside a cottage, with a spade and broom and barrel by the wall on the right. 1785
    Hand-coloured etching and aquatint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1785
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 252 millimetres
    • Width: 352 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title and 'H. Wigstead Delin.t / London Publish'd Dec.r 15th: 1785 by J.R. Smith No. 83: Oxford Street.'
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1868

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1868,0822.7114

A stout man standing talking to a woman who sits spinning outside a cottage, with a spade and broom and barrel by the wall on the right.  1785  Hand-coloured etching and aquatint

Recto

A stout man standing talking to a woman who sits spinning outside a cottage, with a spade and broom and barrel by the wall on the right. 1785 Hand-coloured etching and aquatint

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