- Stipple engraving and etching, hand colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 16 3/16 x 13 3/16 inches (41.1 x 33.5 cm), Plate: 14 1/8 x 11 inches (35.8 x 27.9 cm), and Image: 11 15/16 x 10 1/16 inches (30.4 x 25.5 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "P2816/12"
Lettered, black ink, center left along image: "W. Hamilton R. A. Pinx.t"; center right along image: "F. Bartolozzi R. A. Sculp.t"; lower left: "Soon as bright Chanticleer exploes the night | With flutt'ring wings, & hymn the new born day, | The bugle-horn inspire, whose clam 'rous bray | Shall rouse from sleep the rebel rout, and tune | to temper for the labours of the day."; lower center: "SEPTEMBER | London, Publish'd Oct.r 1.st 1793, by Tho.s Macklin, Poets Gallery, Fleet Street."; lower right: "Fair hangs the hop to tempt the Pickers' hand. | Now see the crew merchanic might and main | Labour with lively diligence, inspired | By appetite of gain and lust of praise: | Vide Smart's Hop Garden."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- baskets | bugle | children | clouds | costume | dog (animal) | farm | fence | genre subject | harvest | hats | Hop Garden | landscape | peasants | poles | Smart, Christopher (1722–1771), poet | stool | vines | women
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Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), September, 1793
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