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Print - FOX & CUBS
  • FOX & CUBS
    Hancock, Charles, born 1802 - died 1877
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FOX & CUBS

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed and published)

  • Date:

    19th century (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hancock, Charles, born 1802 - died 1877 (artist)
    Beckwith, H. (engraver)
    Pittman, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.901-1896

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'FOX & CUBS'. A female fox, viewed in profile, lying down with two cubs suckling and another climbing on to her back.

Place of Origin

London (printed and published)

Date

19th century (printed and published)

Artist/maker

Hancock, Charles, born 1802 - died 1877 (artist)
Beckwith, H. (engraver)
Pittman, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

FOX & CUBS.
Title, centre below image.

Published by Pitmman, Warwick Square, London.
Centre below title.

C. Hancock Pinxt
Below bottom-left corner of image.

H. Beckwith Sculpt
Below bottom-right corner of image.

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm of sheet, Width: 16.9 cm of sheet

Descriptive line

'FOX & CUBS'. A female fox, viewed in profile, lying down with two cubs suckling and another climbing on to her back. Engraving print on paper. After a painting by C. Hancock. Engraved by H. Beckwith. Published by Pittman, London. 19th century.

Production Note

The print is inscribed C. Hancock Pinxt, this is very likely Charles Hancock (1802-1877).

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Fox cubs; Fox

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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