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- Series: Finden's Royal Gallery of British Art
The Young Brood; landscape with a little boy feeding chicks in the foreground grouped round a basket cage on the left, while a woman watches smilingly, supporting a toddler under the arms which reaches forward gleefully with both hands and a man leaning on a stick stands at the door of a cottage surrounded by trees with a girl and a dog in the background to left; after Linnell; with production details only. 1851
Etching and engraving on chine collé
- Production date
Height: 430 millimetres
Width: 498 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- After a painting on panel of 1846, sold that year for 200 guineas to Hogarth to be engraved in the Finden Gallery, according to A T Story 'Life of John Linnell' (London 1892), Appendix.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- According to the register 1856,0510.1 to 48 (proofs of Finden's 'Gallery of British Art') were purchased at an unidentified sale at Sotheby's.
- Prints and Drawings
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