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The Melton Breakfast

  • Object:

    Engraving

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1839 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lewis, Charles George, born 1808 - died 1880 (engravers)
    Grant, Francis RA (Sir), born 1803 - died 1878 (artist)
    Hodgson & Graves (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-coloured mixed mezzotint

  • Museum number:

    E.316-1905

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Print depicting members of the Melton hunt getting ready.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1839 (published)

Artist/maker

Lewis, Charles George, born 1808 - died 1880 (engravers)
Grant, Francis RA (Sir), born 1803 - died 1878 (artist)
Hodgson & Graves (printers)

Materials and Techniques

hand-coloured mixed mezzotint

Dimensions

Height: 22 in, Width: 31.375 in

Object history note

Sir Francis Grant's painting of the same name was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1834.

Descriptive line

'The Melton Breakfast', hand-coloured mezzotint, C.G. Lewis after F. Grant, published by Hodgson & Graves, London, 1839

Categories

Prints; Hunting

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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