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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Cousins, 1801–1887, British
after Jean Raoux, 1677–1734, French
Published by Thomas Shotter Boys, 1803–1874, British
and Rittner & Goupil, 1827–1919, French
Title:
Sunshine of Love
Date:
1837
Medium:
Mezzotint, stipple engraving, and line engraving on thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/8 x 13 7/8 inches (44.2 x 35.2 cm), Plate: 15 1/2 x 12 5/16 inches (39.4 x 31.3 cm), and Image: 11 15/16 x 9 1/2 inches (30.4 x 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "#30"; on back, lower right: "C4892 | Sells mme /q /-"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by John Raoux. | Deposé a la direction."; lower center: "LONDON, PUBLISHED OCTOBER 2, 1837, BY THOMAS BOYS. PRINTSELLER TO HIS LATE MAJESTY, XI, GOLDEN SQUARE. | à Paris, Rittner & Goupil, Boulevard Montmartre, No. 12."; lower right: "Engraved by Samuel Cousins, A. R. A."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.619
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bows (costume accessories) | box (container) | bracelets (jewelry) | costume | curtains | drapery | dress | flowers (plants) | genre subject | gown | headpiece | interior | jewelry | love | love letter | man | miniature (painting) | pearls | portrait | reading | ruffle | smile | table | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22318
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