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Print - The artist's mother, Mrs Geddes

The artist's mother, Mrs Geddes

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1822 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Geddes, Andrew, born 1783 - died 1844 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on copper, printed on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks

  • Museum number:

    FA.268B

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 157

Physical description

Etching on copper, printed on India paper, depicting the artist's mother. Before lettering. Second state, with background incomplete and before the line at the bottom.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1822 (made)

Artist/maker

Geddes, Andrew, born 1783 - died 1844 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on copper, printed on paper

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 in, Width: 5.875 in

Descriptive line

Etching by A. Geddes depicting a portrait of the artist's mother, Mrs Geddes. British School, 1822.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching; Printing

Subjects depicted

Mother; Portrait

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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