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Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    McArdell, James, born 1729 - died 1765 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.468-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EM, shelf 22, box A

Physical description

Print showing a blacksmith's forge.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

mid 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

McArdell, James, born 1729 - died 1765 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'Done from a Capital Picture of Brouwer in the Collection of B: Cleeve Esqr: by Jas. McArdell. Sold by J McArdell at the Golden Head in Covent Garden. Price 2s.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 36.8 cm, Width: 26.7 cm

Descriptive line

Print depicting a blacksmith's forge. Mezzotint by James McArdell, 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.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Forge; Blacksmith

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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