"Love in a Village" 1784 hand-coloured mezzotint, British. "A young woman in rustic dress standing in a field with a cockerel in a cage near her feet, courted by a youth who leans over the fence behind to right, offering her a posy.
H Beard Print Collection Object: Print Place of origin: London, England (published) Date: probably century (published) Artist/Maker: Jackson, H. (commissioner) Materials and Techniques: hand-coloured mezzotint Museum number: red petticoat
ca 1798 Dutch, 'Maid Seated by Window', Holding a Vessel Into Which She Cracks an Egg. a chicken hanging up-side down from a metal frame attached to a pulley-system on the beamed ceiling, a dog lapping milk near her feet.
A young woman in rustic dress scattering grain from her apron for chickens, with a cottage behind to left, a sow drinking at a trough and a donkey grazing at a manger in the walled yard, behind to right. 1781 Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching