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Mother and Child

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (engraver)
    West, Benjamin, born 1738 - died 1820 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.393-1959

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Print depicting a mother and child.

Place of Origin

London (probably, printed)

Date

late 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Green, Valentine, born 1739 - died 1813 (engraver)
West, Benjamin, born 1738 - died 1820 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'B. West pinxt. Val. Green fecit.'
Lettered with title and

Dimensions

Height: 38.4 cm, Width: 27.9 cm

Descriptive line

Print depicting a mother and child. Mezzotint by Valentine Green after Benjamin West, late 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

Child; Mother

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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