Europa

Description
Line engraving from original painting by Paul Bril once in the Gallery at Houghton. Now in Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow. Also known as Landscape with Nymphs at Rest. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1. The figures in Bril's painting are attributed to Domenichino; the figures were engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi. Joseph Farington delineated the painting for the engravers to follow, and John Browne engraved the landscape.
date made
1776
engraver
Browne, John
delineator
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
original artist
Bril, Paul
engraver
Bartolozzi, Francesco
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 32.3 cm x 41.4 cm; 12 23/32 in x 16 5/16 in
plate: 29 cm x 37.9 cm; 11 13/32 in x 14 29/32 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.41
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.41
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Landscape
Animals
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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