Artist Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Publisher John Boydell, English, 1719-1804
  • Travelers Taking Their Repast on the Banks of a River
Date ca. 1773
Medium etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/4 × 10 1/4 inches (21 × 26 cm)
Sheet: 11 × 14 1/8 inches (27.9 × 35.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S434
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Claude le Lorrain delint. | No. 16
Inscribed, lower center: Published Janry 1st, 1774, by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside
Inscribed, lower right: R: Earlom Fecit in black ink, bottom left margin: No 434 Travelers taking their repast on the banks of a river. | By - R. Earlom.
March 1889, (Sotheby's, London, England).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kitson, M. Claude Lorrain: LIBER VERITATIS. London, 1978, no. 16.