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Print - Fox's Head
  • Fox's Head
    Cooper, Abraham RA, born 1787 - died 1868
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Fox's Head

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    30/04/1817 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cooper, Abraham RA, born 1787 - died 1868 (artist)
    Scott (engraver)
    Wheble, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    29638:18

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Head of a fox viewed face-on, against a ground of hatched shading. The title and the names of the artist, publisher and engraver are given below.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

30/04/1817 (published)

Artist/maker

Cooper, Abraham RA, born 1787 - died 1868 (artist)
Scott (engraver)
Wheble, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'FOX'S HEAD.'
Central below image.

'Cooper pinxt.'
Below bottom-left corner of image.

'Scott Sct.'
Below bottom-right corner of image.

'6'
Written in pencil, bottom-right corner of sheet.

Dimensions

Height: 20.4 cm sheet, Width: 13.6 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Head of a fox viewed face-on, against a ground of hatched shading. Engraving print on paper. After Abraham Cooper R.A.. Engraved by Scott. Published by J. Wheble, London, 1817.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Fox

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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