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  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (printed and published)

  • Date:

    early 19th century(?) (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bateman, J. (artist)
    Hacker, Edward, born 1813 - died 1905 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'THE RETRIEVAL'. A spaniel with white and dark markings standing amidst some thorny branches, holding a pheasant in its mouth.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (printed and published)


early 19th century(?) (printed)


Bateman, J. (artist)
Hacker, Edward, born 1813 - died 1905 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The Retrieval.
Title, centre below image.

J. Bateman.
Below bottom-left corner of image.

E. Hacker.
Below bottom-right corner of image.


Height: 13.6 cm of sheet, Width: 18.4 - 18.5 cm of sheet, Height: 10.5 cm of image, Width: 14.7 cm of image

Descriptive line

'THE RETRIEVAL'. A spaniel holding a pheasant in its mouth. After J. Bateman. Engraved by E. Hacker. Great Britain. Early 19th century(?).


Paper; Printing ink


Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Dog; Pheasant; Spaniel (dog); Hunting


Prints; Hunting


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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