The Fisherman

The Fisherman

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Description
Engraving after original painting by Gaspard Dughet [called Poussin] once in the Gallery at Houghton. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, with descriptive title Landscape with a Fisherman. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1.
The painter Gaspard Dughet took the name Poussin after the French artist Nicolas Poussin, his mentor and the husband of his sister.
Object Name
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
date made
1775
original artist
Dughet, Gaspard
delineator
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
engraver
Mason, James
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 40.2 cm x 48.1 cm; 15 13/16 in x 18 15/16 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.51
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.51
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Landscape
Fishing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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