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Print - LAMPLIGHTER
  • LAMPLIGHTER
    Marshall, Benjamin, born 1768 - died 1835
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LAMPLIGHTER

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed and published)

  • Date:

    1831 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Marshall, Benjamin, born 1768 - died 1835 (painter)
    M. A. Pittman (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.861-1896

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'LAMPLIGHTER'. Dark-coloured racehorse with jockey, viewed in profile. A man in a top hat standing alongside.

Place of Origin

London (printed and published)

Date

1831 (printed)

Artist/maker

Marshall, Benjamin, born 1768 - died 1835 (painter)
M. A. Pittman (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

LAMPLIGHTER.
Title, centre below image.

B. Marshall. Pinxt.
Below left-corner of image.

'J. Purmney Sculpt.' (?)
Below right-corner of image.

Published by M. A. Pittman, Warwick Square, London Jany 1.1831.
Centre below title.

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 - 13.3 cm of sheet, Width: 15.4 cm of sheet

Descriptive line

'LAMPLIGHTER'. Dark-coloured racehorse with jockey. Engraving print on paper. After a painting by Benjamin Marshall. Engraved by 'J. Purmney'(?). Published by M. A. Pittman, London. 1831.

Production Note

Engravers name appears to read as 'J. Purmney'.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Jockey; Top hat; Racehorse; Man

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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