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Print

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, printed)
    France (possibly, printed)

  • Date:

    1825 (printed)
    mid 19th century (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simonau, Pierre (artist)
    Simonau, Pierre (lithographer)
    Simonau, Pierre (publisher)
    Simonau, Pierre (printer)
    Kretzschmar, Eduard, born 1807 - died 1858 (engraver)
    E.R et W.G. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Print on paper

  • Museum number:

    25016:761

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

Head of a small-eared dog wearing a collar, viewed almost in profile, facing to the left of the image.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, printed)
France (possibly, printed)

Date

1825 (printed)
mid 19th century (engraved)

Artist/maker

Simonau, Pierre (artist)
Simonau, Pierre (lithographer)
Simonau, Pierre (publisher)
Simonau, Pierre (printer)
Kretzschmar, Eduard, born 1807 - died 1858 (engraver)
E.R et W.G. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Pr: Simonau 1825.'
Central below image.

The sheet has been trimmed so that only the tops of some of the letters of the credit line are visible. When considered alongside 25016:760, it appears to probably read as 'London Printed and Published by P. Simonau [...?]'

'E. R et W. G.'
Lettered at bottom of the image.

Dimensions

Height: 12.1-12.2 cm sheet, Width: 14.4-14.5 cm sheet, Height: 17 cm sheet, Width: 10.9 cm sheet, Height: 16.5 cm image, Width: 10.6 cm image

Descriptive line

Head of a small-eared dog wearing a collar. Print on paper. Probably drawn and published by P. Simonau after a drawing by Jean-Baptiste Oudry. Printed by P. Simonau, London, 1825.

Production Note

The print is inscribed 'E.R et W.G.', suggesting that the original design may be attributed to them.
Object 29638:234 is lettered as being engraved by Eduard Kretzschmar and appears to be a part of the same series as this print.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Collar; Dog

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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