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Print - A Moor Scene.
  • A Moor Scene.
    Herring, John Frederick Sr., born 1795 - died 1865
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A Moor Scene.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herring, John Frederick Sr., born 1795 - died 1865 (artist)
    Engleheart, J. H. (engraver)
    Pittman, J. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    29638:17

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A setter-type gundog with light and dark markings, viewed in profile facing to the right of the image, in the midst of open moorland.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Herring, John Frederick Sr., born 1795 - died 1865 (artist)
Engleheart, J. H. (engraver)
Pittman, J. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'A MOOR SCENE.'
Title, central below image.

'J. F. Herring Pinxt.'
Bottom-left corner of image.

'J. H. Engleheart, Sculpt'
Bottom-right corner of image.

'Published by Pittman, Warwick Square, London'
Central, below title.

Dimensions

Height: 13.9 cm sheet, Width: 22.6 cm sheet

Descriptive line

'A Moor Scene'. A setter-type gundog with light and dark markings, viewed in profile facing to the right of the image. Engraving print on paper. Engraved by J. H. Engleheart, after a painting by John Frederick Herring. Published by Pittman, London. 19th century.

Production Note

It is possible that the original painting could have been by Herring's son John Frederick Herring, Jr. (1815-1907) who imitated the style of his father.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Dog; Moors

Categories

Prints; Illustration

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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