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A Correct View of the Superb Crib, presented to Joanna Southcott

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1927,1126.1.23.46

  • Title (object)

    • A Correct View of the Superb Crib, presented to Joanna Southcott
  • Description

    The crib with lattice work, carved legs, canopy with dove and curtains, and decorated with flowers. 1814
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1814
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 218 millimetres
    • Width: 234 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, and "Engraved from an actual Drawing of the Crib (or Cot) & Published by John Fairburn, 2, Blackfriars, 9th Sept 1814 / Motto on the Rim of the Canopy 'A Free-will offering by Faith to the promised seed'".
  • Curator's comments

    For the entry for the twenty-third volume in the Potter Collection, see 1927,1126.1.23

    This print can be found on page 89 of the volume.

  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Potter Collection Volume 23)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1927

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1927,1126.1.23.46

The crib with lattice work, carved legs, canopy with dove and curtains, and decorated with flowers.  1814  Etching

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The crib with lattice work, carved legs, canopy with dove and curtains, and decorated with flowers. 1814 Etching

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