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A Merchant and his Wife of England, 1640,1773
A Merchant and his Wife of England, 1640,1773
Date:
ca. 1773
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Ink And Watercolor Wash Over Graphite;
Dimensions:
Image: 233 x 186 mm (9 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.) Cropped
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

David Ashley, Inc., N.Y. sold to Moore Achenbach 2 Jan 1940.

Accession Number:
1963.24.511
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Satiric version of mid-17th-century clothing for a merchant and his wife; the main difference is apparently that his is more ornate. (Virginia Anderson 05/10/94)