Collection online

The milk maid

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1872,0713.1

  • Title (object)

    • The milk maid
  • Description

    A milk maid sitting in a park, arranging cups of milk for sale on a plank over her pail at left; in oval frame
    Stipple and etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1800-1840 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 417 millimetres
    • Width: 342 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1872

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1872,0713.1

A milk maid sitting in a park, arranging cups of milk for sale on a plank over her pail at left; in oval frame  Stipple and etching

Recto

A milk maid sitting in a park, arranging cups of milk for sale on a plank over her pail at left; in oval frame Stipple and etching

Image description

Recommend


Feedback

If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: collectiondatabase@britishmuseum.org 

View open data for this object with SPARQL endpoint

Object reference number: PPA205997

British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.

View this object

Support the Museum:
donate online

The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.

About the database

The British Museum collection database is a work in progress. New records, updates and images are added every week.

More about the database 

Supporters

Work on this database is supported by a range of sponsors, donors and volunteers.

More about supporters and how you
can help  

Loading...