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Plate from Illustrations to Popular Songs

A work made of soft ground etching with hand-coloring and aquatint on paper.
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  • A work made of soft ground etching with hand-coloring and aquatint on paper.

Date:

1822

Artist:

Henry Alken (English, 1785-1851)
published by Thomas McLean (English, active 1790-1860)

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henry Alken

Title

Plate from Illustrations to Popular Songs

Origin

England

Date

1822

Medium

Soft ground etching with hand-coloring and aquatint on paper

Dimensions

198 × 255 mm (image); 212 × 270 mm (plate); 245 × 340 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Isaac K. Friedman

Reference Number

1932.1249.11

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