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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Cousins, 1801–1887, British
after Henry Liverseege, 1803–1832, British
Published by Moon, Boys & Graves, ca. 1812–1892, British
and John Clowes Grundy, 1806–1867, British
Title:

The Orphan

Date:
1834
Medium:
Mezzotint, stipple engraving, and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 9/16 x 11 1/8 inches (42.1 x 28.2 cm), Plate: 12 1/2 x 8 7/8 inches (31.7 x 22.6 cm), and Image: 8 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches (21.3 x 15.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "/1075 | x 41-1- pair"; on back, lower center: "is (underlined) | #29 (crossed out) #29"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "H Liverseege | Proof"; lower center: "London, Published Feby 1, 1834, by Moon, Boys & Graves, Pall Mall, & J. C. Grundy, Manchester"; lower right: "Samuel Cousins | The Orphan"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.564
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armchair | black | cloth | costume | drapery | dress | gown | interior | lace | mourner | mourning | portrait | ribbon | woman
Associated People:
Moon, Lady Ann (d. 1870)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22260
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