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Creator:
Print made by David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland
after David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland
Published by Watt & Baillie, active 1808, British
Title:

Glaud and Symon

Additional Title(s):

The Gentle Shepherd, Act II, Scene I

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Gentle Shepherd

Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and aquatint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 8 15/16 inches (28.3 x 22.7 cm), Plate: 10 5/16 x 7 15/16 inches (26.2 x 20.2 cm), and Image: 8 7/8 x 7 inches (22.6 x 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left, very faint: "[...] Allan Inv. et Aq. tint. [...]"; lower center: "Symon__And tent me now auld boy, \ I've gather'd news will kittle your mind m'joy"; lower center: "For Watt & Baillie Publishers & Stationers Leith 1 June 1808."; lower right: "Act II Scene I."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Janet and James Sale, Yale BA 1960
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.12.5
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
agriculture | basket | breeches | buckles | caps | cart | cattle | chickens | coats | collar | comedy | dog (animal) | ducks | farmhouses | genre subject | gesture | grass | hay | haystacks | house | humor | illustration | ladder | laughing | livestock | men | necktie | pastoral | peasants | pipe | pocket | poem | puddle | shoes | smiling | staff (walking stick) | stones | talking | thatched roofs | trees
Associated Places:
Europe | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50686
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