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Creator Print made by John West Giles, active 1827–1865
after John West Giles, active 1827–1865
Title Mr. Jonas Webb, of Babraham, and his Three Rams
Alternate Title(s) To the Rt. Hon. Lord Braybrooke...the print of Mr. Jonas Webb...and his Three Rams
Date 1842
Medium Lithograph with hand coloring on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 18 3/4 x 23 1/4 inches (47.6 x 59.1 cm) Image: 16 1/4 x 21 3/4 inches (41.3 x 55.2 cm)
Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "C", Paul Mellon collector's mark, Lettered lower left: "Painted and Drawn in Lithotint by J.W.Giles"; lower center: "London: Published Feby.1842 by J.Moore Printseller to H.R.H. the Duke of Orleans at his Wholesale Picture Frame and Looking GlafsManufactory No.1 & 2, West St. Upper St. Martin's Lane | Clumber Liverpool Woburn | To The Rt. Honble. LORD BRAYBROOKE, President, | and the Members of the SAFFRON WALDEN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY and Southdown Breeders generally, This Print of Mr. Jonas Webb, of Babraham and his Three Rams, | which gained the First Prizes at Liverpool 1841. | is, with permifsion, most respectfully Dedicated, by their obliged Servant, "; lower right: "Printed by C.Hullmandel"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1985.36.422
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms agronomy | animal art | chickens | ewe (animal) | farming | husbandry | obesity | rooster | science
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