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Cimon and Iphigenia

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Haward, Francis, born 1759 - died 1797 (engraver)
    Barney, Joseph the elder, born 1754 - died 1827 (artist)
    Reynolds, Joshua (Sir), born 1723 - died 1792 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.2888

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 101

Physical description

Coloured print showing the sleeping Iphigenia watched by Cimon, who stands on the right and is accompanied by a cupid. The scene takes place in a landscape.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

late 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Haward, Francis, born 1759 - died 1797 (engraver)
Barney, Joseph the elder, born 1754 - died 1827 (artist)
Reynolds, Joshua (Sir), born 1723 - died 1792 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured print on paper

Descriptive line

'Cimon and Iphigenia'. Hand-coloured print by Francis Haward and Joseph Barney, after Sir Joshua Reynolds (PRA), late 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Production Note

Previous owner (Reverend) Alexander Dyce, has noted that the print was 'Coloured in oil after the original picture, by Joseph Barney for the Engraver'.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Landscape; Man; Woman; Cupid

Categories

Prints; Myths & Legends

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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