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Palemon and Lavinia

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Palemon and Lavinia

18th century
502 x 357 mm (19.8 x 14.1 in.)

John Raphael Smith, British (English), (1751–1812)
After William Lawrenson (aka William Lawranson), British

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint with hand coloring on laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Published 10 November 1780 by James Birchall and J. R. Smith
Marks: Inscribed in plate, lower left: “Painted by W. Lawranson”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Engraved by J.R. Smith”; inscribed in plate, lower center: “Palemon and Lavinia” and 3 lines of verse from Thompson’s “Seasons”
Bibliography: Frankau 264.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.10.1

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • literature (writings)

  • plate Dimensions: 502 x 357 mm (19.8 x 14.1 in.)

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