A Fish Market

A Fish Market

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Description
Mezzotint after painting by Frans Snyders and formerly attributed to Jan Boeckhorst, known as Long John, once in the Gallery at Houghton Hall, Norfolk, England. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg with the background landscape attributed to Jan Wildens. Print removed from George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 2. SI Secretary's library stamp embossed in lower margin to the left of the title.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
mezzotint
Object Type
Mezzotint
date made
1782
engraver
Earlom, Richard
publisher
Boydell, John
artist attribution
Boeckhorst, Jan
original artist
Snyders, Frans
delineator
Farington, George
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 44.25 cm x 60.75 cm; 17 13/32 in x 23 29/32 in
plate: 41.5 cm x 57.75 cm; 16 11/32 in x 22 3/4 in
ID Number
1978.0534.03.51
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.03.51
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Fish
Markets
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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