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Print - Summer

Summer

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1847 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter

  • Museum number:

    E.3077-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 51, box J

Physical description

Coloured print depicting two haymakers resting on a verge on the side of a road, watching a young woman making a posy of flowers. There is a dog curled up asleep beside one of the haymakers.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

ca. 1847 (published)

Artist/maker

Baxter, George, born 1804 - died 1867 (print-maker)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Gift:- Miss S. Oliver.'
Inscribed in red ink on mount

Dimensions

Height: 2.25 in, Width: 2.6875 in

Descriptive line

Print by George Baxter after J. Noble, 'Summer' or 'Small Summer,' Baxter-process print, England, ca. 1847

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933
Lewis, C. T. Courtney. George Baxter (colour printer) his life and work: a manual for collectors. London: S. Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., 1908.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Baxter-process printing

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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