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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:
The Rising Moon
Date:
1857
Medium:
Etching and drypoint, with plate tone on thick, smooth, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 14 5/16 inches (27.3 x 36.4 cm), Plate: 7 x 9 13/16 inches (17.8 x 25 cm), and Image: 4 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches (11.8 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "[?31]1950"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "H. [?7]. The Rising Moon | by Samuel Palmer"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "C.1788 [?1]"; inscribed in graphite, lower center on back: "94081"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The G. Allen Smith Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.1298
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | barrel | church | clouds | cypress | genre subject | hat | hills | horizon line | house | landscape | moon | moonlight | mountain | night | pond | sheep | shepherd | staff | tower (building division) | trees | trough | village
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38902
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