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The Father's Hope

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cook, Henry R. (engraver)
    Pickersgill, Henry William RA, born 1782 - died 1875 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour stipple engraving, printed from one plate, with additional colour by hand

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs. M. V. Cunliffe

  • Museum number:

    E.135-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 53

Physical description

Print entitled 'The Father's Hope'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Cook, Henry R. (engraver)
Pickersgill, Henry William RA, born 1782 - died 1875 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour stipple engraving, printed from one plate, with additional colour by hand

Marks and inscriptions

'H. W. Pickersgill Pinxt. H. R. Cook Sculpt.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 24.8 cm cut to, Width: 15.9 cm cut to

Object history note

This print is a companion to 'The Mother's Pride' by A. Cardon, E.134-1963.

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'The Father's Hope'. Colour stipple-engraving by Henry R. Cook, after H. W. Pickersgill. Early 19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Stipple engraving; Hand-colouring

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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