- Museum number
- Object: The Wounded Hound
A man in rustic dress kneeling on the left and squeezing out a rag over a pail of water, tending to a hound with a bandaged forepaw, watched by a child and two dogs, one of which lifts its head and howls; after Ansdell; proof before letters. 1848
Mixed method on chine collé
- Production date
Height: 665 millimetres (trimmed?)
Width: 947 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- Declared to the Printsellers' Association
The Lennox-Boyd database records other states:
(ii) with the title in open strengthened letters, dedication from the publisher to the owner of the original, 'James Eden Esq,,re of Fair Lawn, Lytham', and 'Painted by Richard Ansdell. // London: Published by Owen Bailey, Wholesale Printseller, 119, Oxford Street. // Engraved by W.T. Davey.'
(iii) republished, with the publication line altered to 'Published by Fishel, Adler & Co. 94 Fulton St. N.Y.'
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Friends of the British Museum, the Art Fund, Mrs Charles Wrightsman, the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, and numerous individual donors.
- Prints and Drawings
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