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The First Parting; a young couple in rustic scottish dress, the man holding a staff against his shoulder, his arm around the girl's shoulder while she looks up at him lovingly; outside a thatched cottage, with a dog in the left foreground and a man on horseback retreating with sheep and cattle on the path in the distance; after Brooks.
- Production date
- 1848 (circa)
Height: 620 millimetres (trimmed)
Width: 465 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- Declared to the Printsellers' Association, 3 January 1848. Published by Henry Meeson
For an etched state, see 2010,7081.6722
- 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.
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