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Print made by Edward Calvert, 1799–1883
The Return Home
Materials & Techniques:
Wood-engraving on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Sheet: 3 11/16 x 6 1/16 inches (9.4 x 15.4 cm), Image: 1 5/8 x 3 inches (4.1 x 7.6 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "ECalvert. F.g."; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "The Return Home""; inscribed in graphite, center right on back written vertically downwards: "7" (encircled); inscribed in graphite, lower right on back: "MH"; inscribed in graphite, lower right on back: "ECalvert | The Return Home"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | donkey | flowers (plants) | genre subject | hills | home | house | husband | landscape | man | road | shepherd | shepherd's crook | trees | wife | woman
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IIIF Manifest:

Connections (Yale Center for British Art, 2011-05-26 - 2011-09-11) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

The Romantic Print in Britain - Yale Center for British Art (Carnegie Museum of Art, 2004-02-14 - 2004-05-09) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

The Romantic Landscape Prints - The Chiaroscuro of Nature (Yale Center for British Art, 2002-09-25 - 2002-12-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Kathryn Rebecca Barush, Art and the sacred journey in Britain, 1790-1850, Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), London, New York, 2016, pp. 4-5, 171-72, fig. 4.12, N72.R4 B37 2016 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Raymond Lister, Samuel Palmer and " the Ancients ", Cambridge University Press, Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York, 1984, pp. 84-85, cat. 120, NJ18 P19 L565 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Painting in England 1700-1850 : collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon : Exhibition at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, , 1,2, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 202, no. 388b, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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