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Tancred and Clorinda

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1860,1110.19

  • Title (object)

    • Tancred and Clorinda
  • Description

    Clorinda seated on ground, leaning against a tree, head in profile to left; to left, Tancred in profile to right, down on his right knee, holding Clorinda's right hand with his right; in a landscape; after A Kauffman. 1784
    Etching with stipple, printed in red ink

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1784
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 295 millimetres (cut)
    • Width: 369 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with artists' names: "Angelica Kauffman Invenit. / F Bartolozzi Sculpit", title, four-lines of English text beginning: "Her clay cold hand, [...]" and publication line: "London, Pubd: Decr: 1st; 1784 by W. Palmer No. 163 Strand."
  • Curator's comments

    The print is dedicated to John George Payne.
    Pendant to 'Tancred and Ermina' (1868,0808.2865; 1876,0708.2520).

  • Bibliography

    • Calabi & De Vesme 1928 1366.IV bibliographic details
    • Alexander 1992 199 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Gerusalemme Liberata
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1860

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1860,1110.19

Clorinda seated on ground, leaning against a tree, head in profile to left; to left, Tancred in profile to right, down on his right knee, holding Clorinda's right hand with his right; in a landscape; after A Kauffman.  1784  Etching with stipple, printed in red ink

Recto

Clorinda seated on ground, leaning against a tree, head in profile to left; to left, Tancred in profile to right, down on his right knee, holding Clorinda's right hand with his right; in a landscape; after A Kauffman. 1784 Etching with stipple, printed in red ink

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