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A Farrier’s Shop

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A Farrier’s Shop

18th century
503 x 353 mm (19.8 x 13.9 in.)

William Pether, British (English), (ca. 1738–1821)
After Joseph Wright of Derby, British (English), (1734–1797)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint on laid paper
State: Third of three states
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Published 2 December 1771 by Pether, Great Russell St., Bloomsbury
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “W. Pether Fecit”
Bibliography: Clayton P8.
Credit Line: Gift of Ellen G. D’Oench (BA Wesleyan 1973, Trustee 1977–1979, DAC Curator 1979–1998), 1992
Accession Number: 1992.31.1

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • horses
  • labor - Usage in the sense of physical work

Location Latitude: British (English), Longitude: D'Oench

  • plate Dimensions: 503 x 353 mm (19.8 x 13.9 in.)

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