Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Print made by Richard Earlom, 1743–1822, British

after Claude Lorrain, 1600–1682, French

Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British

Title:
View of a Portico by the Side of a River, with Herdsmen and Cattle
Date:
1774
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching, printed in brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 16 5/16 inches (28 x 41.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, lower right:"Proof | Ml ff | 750"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Theodore Sizer
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.913
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
goats | shepherds | columns (architectural elements) | pillars | colonnade | river | rural | hills | hat | marine art | architectural subject | grazing | pointing | sheep | reeds | pastoral | gesture | leisure | peasants | men | music | trees | riverbanks | ruins | flute (aerophone) | genre subject
Currently On View:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
Picturesque and Sublime - Thomas Cole's Trans-Atlantic Inheritance (Thomas Cole National Historic Site, 2018-04-29 - 2018-11-04)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37640