- Museum number
- Object: Paysan bernois, des environs de la ville.
Peasant in costume of canton Berne holding a scythe and a basket full of cherries is standing near a waterfountain; print is attached to the sheet with lettering inside a wash border. 1805
Aquatint and etching with hand colouring
- Production date
- 1805 (circa)
Height: 303 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 245 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- From the series 'Nouvelle collection de costumes suisses', published by J.J.Bourgdorfer in 1805. Possibly by König rather than Lory.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- UNDER THE TERMS OF THE BEQUEST, NONE OF THE PRINTS OR DRAWINGS BEQUEATHED BY R. W. LLOYD MAY BE LENT OUTSIDE THE BRITISH MUSEUM (Registration Numbers 1958,0712.318 to 3149).
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 1217 (Lloyd Number)