The Shepherd

Description
Engraving from original painting by P. P. Roos (also known as Rosa da Tivoli) once in the Embroider’d Bed Chamber at Houghton. Originally in the Hermitage Palace, later in the Gatchina Palace; believed to have been sold during the 1920s; current location unknown. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1778
engraver
Canot, Pierre Charles
delineator
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
original artist
Roos, Philipp Peter
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
plate: 30 cm x 37.5 cm; 11 13/16 in x 14 3/4 in
sheet: 32.8 cm x 40.5 cm; 12 29/32 in x 15 15/16 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.60
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.60
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Animals
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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