Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Print made by George Baxter, 1804–1867, British

Title:
Gems of the Great Exhibition No. 4: The Foreign Department
Date:
1852 or 1854
Medium:
Aquatint and stipple engraving with color woodcut on medium, smooth, cream wove paper, laid on dome-shaped gold paper, laid on contemporary mount made of thick, smooth, beige card
Dimensions:
Mount: 8 3/8 x 13 1/16 inches (21.2 x 33.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, on mount, upper left: "11 (encircled)"; on back of mount, upper left: "14. (underlined) | 24 | Gem No 4 of Gt_ Exhibition" | D[...] | £4 | Dog + Serpent | The attack"; on back of mount, upper center: "11 (encircled) | No 4 (underlined) | Death of the Stag in Bronze (underlined) | Bronzed vases | attack of | the Eagle | in front. (underlined)"; on back of mount, upper left: "L/-"; on back of mount, center left: "Dog + Serpent | The Defence (sic)"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10623
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | branch | dog (animal) | pointing | deer | building | statues | historical subject | organ (aerophone) | costume | architecture | hunting | balcony | silk | men | boys | women | gesture | interior | danger | children | pedestals | emperor | audience | bronze | fear | mother | French | flags | chandelier | top hat | bonnets (hats) | frock coat | capes | sword | vases | urns | sculptures | serpent | bird | vulture | embracing | animal art | stag | The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations, 1851 | death | exhibition | World's Fair
Associated Places:
Crystal Palace | Hyde Park | London | City of Westminster | Greater London | United Kingdom | England
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28594