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Grotesque Borders for Halls & Rooms

A work made of hand-colored etching and stipple engraving on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching and stipple engraving on ivory wove paper.

Date:

published August 1799

Artist:

Thomas Rowlandson (English, 1756-1827)
after George Moutard Woodward (English, c. 1760-1809)
published by Rudolph Ackermann (English, 1734-1834)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Thomas Rowlandson

Title

Grotesque Borders for Halls & Rooms

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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1799

Medium

Hand-colored etching and stipple engraving on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 46 × 32.2 cm (18 1/8 × 12 11/16 in.); Plate: 49 × 35 cm (19 5/16 × 13 13/16 in.); Sheet: 49 × 38 cm (19 5/16 × 15 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas F. Furness

Reference Number

1930.1262

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