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Creator:
Abraham Raimbach, 1784–1868, British
after Sir David Wilkie, 1785–1841, British
Title:

The Errand Boy

Date:
1825
Medium:
Engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper, mounted on, thick, moderately textured, blue, laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 22 3/8 × 30 inches (56.8 × 76.2 cm), Sheet (trimmed to plate): 15 11/16 × 18 1/8 inches (39.8 × 46 cm), and Image: 11 1/4 × 15 3/16 inches (28.6 × 38.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "PAINTED BY DAV. WILKIE R.A."; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY ABR. RAIMBACH. | Honr. Member of the Academies at St. Petersburgh & Geneva."; lettered, lower center: "THE ERRAND BOY. | Engraved from the Original Picture in the Collection of Sir John Edwd. Swinburne Bart. | to whom this Plate is respectfully dedicated by his obliged Servt. | David Wilkie & Abraham Raimbach | Published Septr. 1st. 1825 by D. Wilkie, Kinsington, & A.Raimbach, Warren St. Fitzroy Square, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14551
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40292
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