Dogs and Still Life

Dogs and Still Life

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Description
Engraving after painting attributed to Charles Jervas once in the Dressing Room at Houghton, Now in State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1.One of two prints with same title mounted on same page. The paintings are now considered likely to be copies by Jervas after Paul de Vos. This one shows two dogs and a cat facing off over dead birds, with a large cabbage at lower right.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
date made
1778
original artist
Vos, Paul de
engraver
Canot, Pierre Charles
delineator
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
artist attribution
Jervas, Charles
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 23 cm x 26.7 cm; 9 1/16 in x 10 1/2 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.68
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.68
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Dogs
Still Life
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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