Ye Compleat Angler, 1877

  • Francis Seymour Haden, English, 1818-1910

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 6 1/2 × 7 7/8 inches (16.5 × 20 cm) Sheet: 8 3/8 × 12 1/2 inches (21.3 × 31.8 cm)

Bequest of Hal H. Smith

45.262

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Fisherman
  • Etching
  • England

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: Seymour Haden 1877

Watermark: ARC(HES)

Inscribed, in pencil, bottom left edge: HADEN THE COMPLETE ANGLER Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: [illegible abbreviation]

Provenance

Hal H. Smith; 1945-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Harrington, H.N. The Engraved Works of Sir Francis Seymour Haden, P.R.E. Liverpool, 1910, p. 83, no. 166 I/I.

Rights Status

Francis Seymour Haden, Ye Compleat Angler, 1877, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Hal H. Smith, 45.262.