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Autumn

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Purcell, Richard (engraver)
    Pyle, Robert (artist)
    Robert Sayer (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.506-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 25

Physical description

Print.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

mid 18th century (published)

Artist/maker

Purcell, Richard (engraver)
Pyle, Robert (artist)
Robert Sayer (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'R. Pyle Pinxt. Chas. Corbutt Fecit. London; printed for & Sold by Robt. Sayer, Map & Printseller, at the Golden Buck, near Serjeants Inn, Fleet Street.'
Lettered with title and

Dimensions

Height: 35.2 cm, Width: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'Autumn'. Mezzotint by Richard Purcell after Robert Pyle, mid-18th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Production Note

Corbutt was an alias of the engraver Richard Purcell (died ca.1766).

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Autumn

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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