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Creator:
Print made by Alfred W. Cooper, active 1850–1901, British
after Alfred W. Cooper, active 1850–1901, British
Title:

The Nightingale

Date:
undated
Medium:
Wood-engraving with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 x 7 3/16 inches (26.6 x 18.2 cm) and Image: 7 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches (18.8 x 13.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right, within image, in box: "THE NIGHTINGALE"; lower center: "I can't get quite the color, I want a [...] combination of"; lower right: "Grey and Brown (underlined)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.20928
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
benches | children's literature | coats | costume | discussion (meeting) | dog (animal) | dress | evening | fairy tale | genre subject | gown | hats | hills | illustration | landscape | man | moon | night | table | talking | trees | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39976
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