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Dulce Domum, or the Return from School

A work made of hand-colored mezzotint on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hand-colored mezzotint on ivory laid paper.

Date:

published December 1, 1790

Artist:

John Jones (English, 1745-1797)
after William Redmore Bigg (English, 1755-1828)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John Jones

Title

Dulce Domum, or the Return from School

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

Published 1790

Medium

Hand-colored mezzotint on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 45.3 × 60.5 cm (17 7/8 × 23 7/8 in.); Plate: 48.1 × 60.6 cm (18 15/16 × 23 7/8 in.); Sheet: 50.9 × 63.6 cm (20 1/16 × 25 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club

Reference Number

1926.447

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