Collection Items

  • Article
    Bibliographic Records - Dayton C. Miller Collection - Digital Collections Here is a brief explanation of some of the fields in a bibliographic record which relate to a print in the Miller collection. The Artist refers to the actual engraver, etcher, or lithographer who created the print. Similarly, Artist dates, Artist role (engraver, etcher, illustrator, caricaturist, goldsmith, lithographer, etc.), and Artist nationality all refer to the artist who actually created the print. The Title...
    • Date: 1600
  • Article
    Essays on Iconography - Dayton C. Miller Collection - Digital Collections The Artful Flute: Prints from the Dayton C. Miller Collection by Jan Lancaster On the Identification of Musical Instruments by Jan Lancaster Checklist of all musical iconography in the Dayton C. Miller Collection (PDF, 455KB)
    • Date: 1600
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Georg Fried: Haendel geb: 1684. Joh: Sebast: Bach geb; 1685. Joseph Tartini geb: 1692. Joh: Joach: Quanz geb: 1697. Christof Gluck geb: 1714. Nicolo Jomelli geb: 1714. (Handel, Bach, Tartini, Quantz, Gluck ... Artwork. Mount: 6 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches (17.1 x 19.3 cm.); sheet: 6 x 7 3/8 inches (15.3 x 18.7 cm.) | Unknown (Artist Nationality). Recto: (beneath image) Georg Fried: Haendel geb: 1684. Joh: Sebast: Bach geb; 1685. Joseph Tartini geb: 1692. / Joh: Joach: Quanz geb: 1697. Christof Gluck geb: 1714. Nicolo Jomelli geb: 1714. ; l. l.: (in pencil) C575/2 ;...
    • Contributor: Unknown Artist
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    L' Aimable Accord (Pleasant Harmony) Artwork. 15 3/8 x 10 1/2 inches (39.1 x 26.7 cm.) | after a painting by Jean François de Troy, history painter, portraitist, and etcher, 1679-1752 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Troy, Jean François de, 1679-1752 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) De Troy Pinx. ; l. r. (just beneath image) Elis. Cath. le Tournay Sc ; l. c.:...
    • Contributor: Tardieu, Elisabeth Claire
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Un Concert (A Concert) Artwork. 11 3/4 x 16 3/8 inches (30.0 x 41.5 cm.); plate impression: 7 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches (19.7 x 24.0 cm.) | after a painting by Gerard Pietersz. van Zyl, called Geraers or Gerards Geraers, portrait and genre painter, 1607-1665 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). draughtsman and etcher (Artist Role). Zyl, Gerard Pietersz. van, 1607-1665, called Geraers or Gerards Geraers (Original Artist)....
    • Contributor: Texier, G.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Playing in Parts Artwork. Sheet: 11 3/4 x 16 5/8 inches (29.8 x 42.3 cm.); image: (within gray border) 10 1/8 x 14 1/4 inches (25.7 x 36.2 cm.) | after a watercolor drawing by Brownlow North, amateur artist, 1778-1829 (Artist Notes). British (Artist Nationality). painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, engraver and etcher (Artist Role). Recto: top center: Publish'd May 15th 1801. by H. Humphrey No. 27. St. James's...
    • Contributor: Gillray, James
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Le Concert (The Concert) Artwork. 8 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches (22.5 x 18.7 cm.) | printed by François-Séraphin Delpech, Paris, lithographer, 1778-1825 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). painter, engraver and lithographer (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: I. lith. de Delpech; l. c.: Le Concert; l. r.: L. Boilly. verso: (in pencil) l. l.: C575/6; l. c.: 7/6. (Inscription). Hand-colored chalk lithograph. (Medium). Sheet trimmed at four corners....
    • Contributor: Boilly, Louis-Léopold
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Drei Flötenspieler (Three Flute Players) Artwork. Sheet: 6 x 4 7/8 inches (15.1 x 12.4 cm.); plate impression: 5 7/8 x 4 3/4 inches (14.9 x 12.0 cm.) | Flemish (Artist Nationality). painter and draughtsman (Artist Role). Recto: u. r.: (within etching, script monogram) A. P. ; verso: u. l.: (in pencil) Oppermann / Feb. 16, 1929 / 50 fcs = $10.00 ; l. l.: (in pencil) C575/492 (Inscription)....
    • Contributor: Pauli, Andries (Le Vieux)
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    L' Ouie (Hearing) Artwork. 12 3/4 x 17 1/4 inches (32.3 x 43.8 cm.) | German (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Recto: u. c.: (in reverse) L'Ouie; u. r.: 173; l. c.: Auditus. L'Ouie. L'Udito. Das Gehör.; l. r.: Med. Folo. No. 45.; l. r.: Georg Balthasar Probst, excud. A.V. ; verso: (in pencil) u. l.: Clark, Feb. 14, 1930 / $4 00; l. l.: C575/602 (Inscription)....
    • Contributor: Probst, Georg Balthasar
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    L' Assemblée au Concert (A Gathering at a Concert) Artwork. Sheet: 18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm.); plate impression: 16 3/8 x 19 1/2 inches (41.5 x 49.5 cm.) | after a painting in gouache by Niklas Lafrensen, the younger, called Lavreince, miniaturist and watercolorist, 1737-1807 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Lafrensen, Niklas, the younger, 1737-1807, called Lavreince (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) Peint a...
    • Contributor: Dequevauviller, François-Nicolas-Barthélemy
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    L' Assemblée au Concert (A Gathering at a Concert) Artwork. Sheet: 17 1/4 x 22 1/8 inches (44.3 x 56.1 cm.); plate impression: 15 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches (40.0 x 49.5 cm.) | after a painting in gouache by Niklas Lafrensen, the younger, called Lavreince, miniaturist and watercolorist, 1737-1807 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Lafrensen, Niklas, the younger, 1737-1807, called Lavreince (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image)...
    • Contributor: Dequevauviller, François-Nicolas-Barthélemy
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Le Concert (The Concert) Artwork. Sheet: 15 1/4 x 20 inches (38.7 x 50.2 cm.); image (approx.): 11 3/4 x 16 3/8 inches (29.9 x 41.6 cm.) | after an engraving by Antoine-Jean Duclos, 1742-1795, based on a drawing by Augustin de Saint-Aubin, engraver and illustrator, 1736-1807 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Saint-Aubin, Augustin de, 1736-1807 (Original Artist). Recto: l. c.: (on either side of...
    • Contributor: Provost, L.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    A Little Music - or - the Delights of Harmony Artwork. Sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 5/8 inches (21.5 x 29.5 cm.); image: (without text) 6 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches (15.5 x 21.2 cm.) | reduced copy after James Gillray, painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, engraver and etcher, 1756-1815 (Artist Notes). Unknown (Artist Nationality). Gillray, James, 1756-1815 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (in border) Gillray Invt ; bottom center: (just beneath border) A Little Music_or_the...
    • Contributor: Unknown Artist
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Das Weisskunigs Erfahrung in Mummerei (Of the White King's Introduction to Mummery) Artwork. 9 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches (23.5 x 20 cm.) | German (Artist Nationality). painter and woodcut designer (Artist Role). Recto: l. c.: (initials in border of tablecloth) H B ; l. l.: (in pencil) H B Wm ; l. c.: (arrow, pointing upward) ; verso: (in pencil) l. l.: C575/255 (Inscription). Woodcut. (Medium). Sheet trimmed unevenly, with little margin around the original...
    • Contributor: Burgkmair, Hans (the Elder)
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mary's Chappel / Five at Night Artwork. Sheet: 6 5/8 x 9 1/2 inches (16.8 x 24.1 cm.); image: 4 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches (12.4 x 14.6 cm.) | after a design by William Hogarth, painter, etcher, and engraver, 1697-1764 (Artist Notes). British (Artist Nationality). miniaturist and engraver (Artist Role). Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: Mary's Chappel ; l. r.: Five at Night ; l. l.:...
    • Contributor: Ireland, Jane
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    A Company Making Music Artwork. Sheet: 4 1/4 x 6 3/8 inches (10.7 x 16.2 cm.); plate impression: 4 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches (10.3 x 15.4 cm.) | Dutch (Artist Nationality). draughtsman, engraver, print publisher and painter (Artist Role). Recto: bottom center: (within image) Crispin de Pass inuent . excudit . ; bottom: (beneath image, in Latin) Concentu vario mentesque auresque fruuntur, / Quas rapit ad Musas...
    • Contributor: Passe, Crispin De (Le Vieux)
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Un Bal Costumé (A Costume Ball) Artwork. 10 3/4 x 14 1/8 (27.2 x 36 cm.) | published by J. Bourdet, jeune, Paris (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). draughtsman, watercolorist and lithographer (Artist Role). Recto: l. r. (signed in reverse) Gavarni 53 ; u. c.: (in cartouche) Paris; l. l.: J. Bourdet jeune éditeur; l. c.: Un Bal Costumé. / 30; l. r.: chez Dupin et Cie Galerie Colbert.; verso:...
    • Contributor: Gavarni, Paul
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The Country Choristers Artwork. 13 3/4 x 9 7/8 inches (35 x 25 cm.) | after John Collet, landscapist and caricaturist, 1725-1780 (Artist Notes). British (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Collet, John, 1725-1780 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) J. Collet pinxt; l. r.: (just beneath image) J. Goldar Sculpt.; l. c.: The Country Choristers; l. c.: (bottom edge) London, Printed for Jno. Smith, No....
    • Contributor: Goldar, John
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    A Country Concert; - or - an Evenings Entertainment in Sussex Artwork. 10 3/8 x 14 3/8 inches (26.4 x 36.5 cm.) | British (Artist Nationality). painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, engraver and etcher (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: Pubd Septr 1st 1798 by H. Humphrey. 27 St James 's Street; bottom center: A Country Concert; - or - an Evenings Entertainment in Sussex.; verso: l. r.: (in pencil) 0675/B (Inscription). Etching, hand-colored with watercolor. (Medium). Unmatted,...
    • Contributor: Gillray, James