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Print - MOON RAKER
  • MOON RAKER
    Laporte, George Henry, born 1799 - died 1873
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MOON RAKER

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed and published)

  • Date:

    01/07/1831 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Laporte, George Henry, born 1799 - died 1873 (painter)
    Romney, John, born 1786 - died 1863 (engraver)
    M. A. Pittman (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.859-1896

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'MOON RAKER'. A dark-coloured racehorse with jockey, viewed in profile.

Place of Origin

London (printed and published)

Date

01/07/1831 (published)

Artist/maker

Laporte, George Henry, born 1799 - died 1873 (painter)
Romney, John, born 1786 - died 1863 (engraver)
M. A. Pittman (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

MOONRAKER.
Title, centre below image.

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

G.H. Laporte. Pinx.
Below bottom-left corner of image.

J. Romney. Sculp.
Below bottom-right corner of image.

Dimensions

Height: 13.1 - 13.3 cm of sheet, Width: 16.5 cm of sheet, Height: 9.9 cm of image, Width: 13 cm of image

Descriptive line

'MOON RAKER'. A dark-coloured racehorse with jockey, viewed in profile. Engraving print on paper. After a painting by George Henry Laporte. Engraved by John Romney. Published by M. A. Pittman, London. 1831.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Jockey; Racehorse

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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