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  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1797 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Beauclerk, Diana Lady, born 1734 - died 1808 (artist)
    Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (engraver)
    Harding, Edward, born 1755 - died 1840 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching and stipple engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    29638:123

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A young (apparently nude) child kneeling on the ground alongside a cockerel which is viewed in profile facing to the left of the image. The child is holding a dish with his right hand, for the cockerel to eat or drink from, and is resting his left hand on its back.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1797 (published)

Artist/maker

Beauclerk, Diana Lady, born 1734 - died 1808 (artist)
Bartolozzi, Francesco (R.A.), born 1727 - died 1815 (engraver)
Harding, Edward, born 1755 - died 1840 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching and stipple engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Drawn by the Rt. Hone. Lady Diana Beauclerk'
Below image (following its contours), to the left.

'Pubd. 1797.by. Edwd. Harding No 98 Pall Mall.'
Central, below image (following its contours).

'Engraved by F.Bartolozzi Esqr. R. A.'
Below image (following its contours), to the right.

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm sheet, Width: 11.8 cm sheet

Descriptive line

A young (apparently nude) child kneeling on the ground alongside a cockerel. Etching and stipple engraving print on paper. Design by Lady Diana Beauclerk. Engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi. Published by Edward Harding, London, 1797.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Stipple engraving; Etching (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Dish; Child; Cockerel

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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