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Title:

Head of Bacchus

Maker(s):

Watson, Caroline; printmaker; British artist, 1760-1814
Rubens, Peter Paul; painter; after; Flemish artist, 1577-1640
Watson, C; publisher

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1786-11

School/Style:

British

Period:

18th century

Production
Place (legacy):

London, publisher, place
England, publisher, country

Technique(s):

stipple
engraving

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 200, mm
width, plate, 162, mm
height, sheet, 345, mm
width, sheet, 248, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1991; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Provenance:

A Chariatte (early 20th century) (Lugt 88a)

Acquisition Credit:

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Inscription(s):

signature; plate lower left; printed; Rubens pinxt:
signature; plate lower right; printed; Caroline Watson Sculpt: / Engraver to her Majesty.
inscription; plate lower centre; printed; Engrav'd from the Original-Picture, in the Collection of the Rt: Honble: Lord Viscount Mount Stuart, Baron Cardiff.
inscription; plate lower centre; printed; Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, Novr: 30, 1786, by Caroline Watson, Fitzroy-Street.
collector's mark; verso; stamped red ink; AC; initials in a rectangle; mark of A Chariatte (Lugt 88a)

Alternative
Number(s):

le Blanc; 14
Nagler (K√ľnstler-Lexicon); 13
Lugt; 88a

Related Object:

P.2049-1991; John Stuart, 4th Earl and 1st Marquess Bute when Lord Mountstuart

Accession:

Object Number: P.2048-1991
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 94871; input: 2003-09-12; modified: 2014-01-14)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/94871