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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2016.249
People
John Augustus Atkinson, British (London 1775 - 1831)
Title
May Day
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: The Fairs
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1821
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/356839
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Lithograph
Dimensions
image: 21.5 × 31.5 cm (8 7/16 × 12 3/8 in.)
sheet: 27.2 × 31.5 cm (10 11/16 × 12 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: below image, in stone: May Day. / London. Printed & Published at Rowney & Forƒter's Lithographic Preƒs, 51 Rathbone Place. Feb. 1821.
  • inscription: lower right, in stone: JA Atkinson
Provenance
[Berlin Art Market], sold; to [James Bergquist, Newton Centre, MA, 2006], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2016
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Acquisition Fund for Prints
Accession Year
2016
Object Number
2016.249
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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