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Creator:
Print made by Edward Calvert, 1799–1883, British
Title:
The Chamber Idyll
Date:
1831
Medium:
Wood-engraving on thin, smooth, cream Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/8 x 3 7/16 inches (5.4 x 8.8 cm) and Image: 1 5/8 x 3 1/16 inches (4.2 x 7.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "ECalvert .F. 10"; lower right: "The Chamber Idyll"; on back, center right, written vertically downwards: "9" (encircled); on back, lower center: "The Chamber Idyll"; on back, lower right: "MH"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10890
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apples | architectural subject | basket | beams (structural elements) | bed | bedroom | blankets (coverings) | book | bull | casement windows | corn | cow | dark | evening | food | fruit | genre subject | hill | interior (space) | landscape | man | night | nudes | ox | pillow | pot | sheep | shepherd's crook | sickle | stars | tools | trees | wheat | woman
Access:
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 202, no. 388b, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29316
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