Africa

Africa

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Description
Line engraving from original painting by Paul Bril once in the Gallery at Houghton, Now in State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, and attributed to the circle of Paul Bril. Also known as Landscape with Exotic Beasts. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1.
Object Name
print
line engraving
Object Type
Engraving
date made
1775
publisher
Boydell, John
engraver
Browne, John
delineator
Farington, Joseph
artist attribution
Bril, Paul
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 31.9 cm x 40.9 cm; 12 9/16 in x 16 3/32 in
plate: 28.9 cm x 37.8 cm; 11 3/8 in x 14 7/8 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.42
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.42
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Landscape
Animals
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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