Valentine Green (Artist) N Drake (Related Artist)

Summer

Summer by Valentine Green, N Drake

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Title
Summer
Artist/creator
Production date
1776 {pub.}
Medium
mezzotint
Dimensions
330 x 425 mm
Inscription
(below image) N. Drake Pinx(l.l.) V Green Engraver to his Majesty fecit. (l.r.) INSC. CONT (below image). Non Paris panted stronger when aside. The rival Goddesses the veil divine. Cast unconfined, and gave him all their charms. Than, Damon thou; the stoick now no more. But, man deep-felt. from Thomson's "Seasons" Quarto Edition P.410 III (l.r.). SUMMER. From a picture painted by N. Brake,. in the Profession(sic) of John Vavasour Esq.. Published April 22d 1776 by N. Drake, York (l.c.).
Credit line
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, purchased 1926
Accession no
1926/6/7
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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