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Print - A Select Collection of the most beautiful Flowers, Drawn after Nature by A. Heckell; disposed in their proper Order in Baskets: Intended either for Ornament or the Improvement of Ladies in Drawing and Needlework
  • A Select Collection of the most beautiful Flowers, Drawn after Nature by A. Heckell
    Heckel, Augustin, born 1690 - died 1770
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A Select Collection of the most beautiful Flowers, Drawn after Nature by A. Heckell; disposed in their proper Order in Baskets: Intended either for Ornament or the Improvement of Ladies in Drawing and Needlework

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (Published)

  • Date:

    c. 1795 (Reissued)
    c. 1750-70 (First published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Heckel, Augustin, born 1690 - died 1770 (Designer)
    Unknown (Printmaker)
    Bowles, Carington, born 1724 - died 1793 (Publisher)
    Carver, Samuel (Publisher)

  • Museum number:

    E.38F-1890

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 81

Place of Origin

London (Published)

Date

c. 1795 (Reissued)
c. 1750-70 (First published)

Artist/maker

Heckel, Augustin, born 1690 - died 1770 (Designer)
Unknown (Printmaker)
Bowles, Carington, born 1724 - died 1793 (Publisher)
Carver, Samuel (Publisher)

Dimensions

Height: 34.9 cm, Width: 24.7 cm

Descriptive line

Augustin Heckel (after), 1 of 6 plates, including title plate, from the suite entitled, 'A Select Collection of the most beautiful Flowers, Drawn after Nature by A. Heckell; disposed in their proper Order in Baskets: Intended either for Ornament or the Improvement of Ladies in Drawing and Needlework', probably a reissue, London, c. 1795.

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

Cloake, John, Prospects about Richmond: Mid-eighteenth Century Drawings and Prints by Augustin Heckel: Exhibition at the Museum of Richmond, 12 Octobre 1993-19 February 1994, Richmond: Museum of Richmond, 1993, 46.

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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