A Fruit Market

A Fruit Market

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Description
Mezzotint after original painting by Frans Snyders once in the Gallery at Houghton. Now in the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. Originally attributed to Snyders and Long John, a nickname for Jan Boeckhorst. Print removed from George P. Marsh's copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1. Notation on mounting sheet "Fruit Market. Snyders & Long John, pinxt. Richard Earlom sculp. Taken out for framing March 17, 1894." SI Secretary's Library stamp embossed below image to the left of title.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
print
mezzotint
Object Type
Mezzotint
Other Terms
Print; Mezzotint
date made
1775
engraver
Earlom, Richard
delineator
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
artist attribution
Boeckhorst, Jan
original artist
Snyders, Frans
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 44.25 cm x 60 cm; 17 13/32 in x 23 5/8 in
plate: 41.5 cm x 57.25 cm; 16 11/32 in x 22 17/32 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.43
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.43
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Women
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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