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Creator:
Print made by George Bickham, 1683/4–1758, British
after Francis Barlow, 1622–1704, British
Published by Henry Overton, 1675/6–1751, British
Title:
Two Geese and four other birds, a Pl. for 'A New Drawing Book...of Various Kinds of Birds the Life by Mr. Francis Barlow' 1731 (1 of 9)
Date:
1731
Medium:
Etching on medium, smooth, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/16 x 7 5/16 inches (28.8 x 18.6 cm), Plate: 8 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches (21.3 x 15.5 cm), and Image: 7 5/16 x 5 1/8 inches (18.5 x 13 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, in black ink, lower right inside image: "Barlow Inv G Bickham Sculp Fc"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1004
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | birds | geese | magpie | mountains | river | singing | tree
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41447
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