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Print - Fresh Gathered Peas Young Hastings
  • Fresh Gathered Peas Young Hastings
    Vendramini, Giovanni John, born 1769 - died 1839
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Fresh Gathered Peas Young Hastings

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    January 1795 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vendramini, Giovanni John, born 1769 - died 1839 (engraver)
    Wheatley, Francis RA, born 1747 - died 1801 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour stipple engraving with additional colour by hand

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs M. V. Cunliffe

  • Museum number:

    E.112-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 96, box A

Physical description

Print showing a man and a boy standing on a cart; the man is emptying peas from a basket into the apron of a woman standing to the left of the cart; to the right of the woman is a child and a dog.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

January 1795 (published)

Artist/maker

Vendramini, Giovanni John, born 1769 - died 1839 (engraver)
Wheatley, Francis RA, born 1747 - died 1801 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour stipple engraving with additional colour by hand

Marks and inscriptions

'Fresh Gathered Peas Young Hastings Cries of London Pois rannés Pois Nouveaux ecoreés'
Lettered with title and series title

'Painted by F. Wheatley R.A. Engraved by G. Vendramini / London Pubd. as the Act Directs Jan. 1[?] 1795 by Colnaghi & Co. No. 32[?] Pall Mall.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 41.9 cm, Width: 32.7 cm

Object history note

Other impressions of Nos. 1, 2, 5, 10 are in the Department of Prints and Drawings, E.1620-1623-1948.

Descriptive line

Print entitled 'Fresh Gathered Peas Young Hastings' showing a woman buying peas. Plate (7 of 13) from the series 'Cries of London', published by Colnaghi & Co., London, 1793-1797. Colour stipple engraving by Giovanni Vendramini after Francis Wheatley.

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.

Production Note

Attribution note: Printed from a single plate

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Trade; Peas; Cart; Woman; Man

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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