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...
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Le Joueur de Cornemuse (The Bagpiper) Artwork. Mount: 21 1/4 x 15 7/8 inches (54.0 x 40.3 cm.); sheet: 17 3/4 x 13 1/8 inches (45.0 x 33.3 cm.); image: 11 1/4 x 9 inches (28.5 x 22.8 cm.) | after a drawing possibly by Jean Claude Gallier, 18th-century painter and sculptor, of a painting by David Teniers, the younger, painter and engraver, 1610-1690 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver...
    • Contributor: Helman, Isidore-Stanislas
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    " Euterpen calami, et genialis Tibia honestat ..." ("Euterpe the genial reeds and flute honor …") Artwork. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches (24.2 x 16.2 cm.) | Dutch (Artist Nationality). draughtsman, engraver, print publisher, and painter (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: 6; l .r.: HG . fecit . (HG is overlapped); bottom center: (beneath image, in Latin) Euterpen calami, et genialis Tibia honestat, / Et quo cantari consuerunt Pythia versu; / Flla Aganippeos colles, Saltusque peragrat, / Concentu dulcis,...
    • Contributor: Goltzius, Hendrik
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The Bagpiper Artwork. Sheet: 13 1/8 x 9 5/16 inches (33.3 x 23.6 cm.); image: 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches (24.1 x 19.0 cm.) | after a painting by Sir David Wilkie, painter and etcher, 1785-1841 (Artist Notes). Scottish (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Wilkie, David, 1785-1841 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: SIR DAVID WILKIE, R.A. PAINTER; l. r.: R.C. BELL, ENGRAVER; l. c. The...
    • Contributor: Bell, Robert Charles
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Le Flûteur (The Flutist) Artwork. Sheet: 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (49.5 x 31.8 cm.); plate impression: 16 1/2 x 11 3/8 inches (41.9 x 29.0 cm.); border: 14 5/8 x 9 1/2 inches (37.1 x 24.0 cm.) | after a painting once attributed to Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, painter and engraver, 1573-1610 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da, 1573-1610 [Attributed...
    • Contributor: Glairon-Mondet, E.-J.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [The Bass Viol Player] Artwork. Sheet: 11 1/2 x 9 (29.2 x 22.9 cm.); lithographic stone impression: 8 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches (21.9 x 14.3 cm.) | Reproduction of an original conté crayon drawing of 1707 by Bernard Picart, 1673-1733 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733 (Original Artist). Recto: (no inscription); Verso: (in pencil) u. l.: With compliments of / From W. Howard Head, London...
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Le Fluteur (The Flutist) Artwork. Sheet: 9 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches (24.4 x 16.5 cm.); image: 7 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches (20.0 x 14.3 cm.) | after a painting by Alexis Grimou, painter, 1678-1733 (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Grimou, Alexis, 1678-1733 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: (just beneath image) Peint par Grimoud; l. r.: (just beneath image) Gravé par Lépicié. 1740.; l....
    • Contributor: Lépicié, François-Bernard
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Recorder Player Artwork. 6 1/4 x 4 3/8 inches (16.0 x 11.1 cm.) | after a painting by Dirck van Baburen, painter, ca. 1595-1624 (Artist Notes). Dutch (Artist Nationality). painter, draughtsman and engraver (Artist Role). Baburen, Dirck van, ca. 1595-1624 (Original Artist). Recto: bottom center: (in Dutch) De fluijt gaet soet, tgeluijt is eel. / Maer heer hoe klinckt een out wyfs keel. / Theodorus Baburen...
    • Contributor: Bloemaert, Cornelis (the Younger)
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Japanese musician, seated, playing shakuhachi flute] Artwork. 14 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches (36.8 x 25.2 cm.) | Japanese (Artist Nationality). painter, designer of wood block prints, and illustrator (Artist Role). Verso: (in pencil) u. l.: Spaeth - Munich / Aug. 1930 / Mks. 12. - = $3.00; l. l.: C575/551 [and] 004215.20 (upside down) (Inscription). Color wood block print. (Medium). There are four pairs of small holes along the...
    • Contributor: Kuniyoshi, Utagawa
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Portrait of Jean Louis Tulou, flutist, 1786-1865] Artwork. 8 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches (20.6 x 16.2 cm.) | Unknown (Artist Nationality). Recto: l. l.: (signature, illegible) ; on mat board (beneath watercolor, in pencil, text copied from verso): REEVES Jan. 1931 AQUARELLE Tulou $20 (Inscription). Watercolor and gouache. (Medium). Two vertical tears on top edge, one about 1/2 inch from left edge, length 2 1/2 inches; the other about 2...
    • Contributor: Unknown Artist
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Boy with recorder] Artwork. Sheet: 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (31.8 x 22.2 cm.); plate impression: 10 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches (27.2 x 19.0 cm.) | published by Nicolas Langlois, engraver, 1640-? (Artist Notes). French (Artist Nationality). engraver (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: (beneath image) N Langlois ex ; l. r. Ganieres, f ; l. c.: (poem) Escoute amy a la pareïlle / Ie te...
    • Contributor: Ganière, Jean
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Richard Low Artwork. 11 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches (29.8 x 22.5 cm.) | after a painting possibly by John Hayls, portraitist, 1600?-1679; published by John Smith, painter, draughtsman, and engraver, 1652-1743 (Artist Notes). British (Artist Nationality). draughtsman and engraver (Artist Role). Hayls, John, 1600?-1679 (Original Artist). Recto: l. l.: Hays pinx : ; bottom center: Richard Low ; l. r.: I S[mi]th ex [and] Beckett...
    • Contributor: Beckett, Isaac
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Flötten, Hautbois, Flachinett, Fagot, und Clarinett (Flutes, Oboe, Flageolet, Bassoon, and Clarinet) Artwork. Sheet on which it is mounted: 17 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches (44.8 x 30.7 cm.); original sheet: 13 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches (33.3 x 21.2 cm.); plate impression: 11 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches (29.7 x 18.5 cm.) | German (Artist Nationality). engraver and publisher (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: (at bottom edge of image) Cum Priv. S. C. Majest.; l....
    • Contributor: Engelbrecht, Martin
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Der reisende Virtuos und mein Pudel Fulcan (The traveling virtuoso and my poodle, Vulcan) Artwork. Sheet: 10 x 7 7/8 inches (25.5 x 20.0 cm.) | Austrian (Artist Nationality). history painter and etcher (Artist Role). Recto: left of center: (in dog's collar) Ber ; bottom center: Der reisende Virtuos und mein Pudel Fulcan. ; l. l.: 1807. ; l. r.: No 56. ; verso: l. l.: (in pencil) C575/233 (Inscription). Etching. (Medium). Good condition. Trimmed to image. Small...
    • Contributor: Bergler, Joseph ( the Younger)
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Recorder Player's Hands] Artwork. Sheet: 13 5/8 x 8 3/4 inches (34.5 x 22.2 cm.); plate impression: 7 x 5 1/8 inches (17.8 x 13.0 cm.) | French (Artist Nationality). painter, draughtsman, and engraver (Artist Role). Recto: l. l.: B. Picart fec. 1707. ; verso: u. l.: (in pencil) Y 3 / [Desoe?] / Arthur H. Clark / Dec. 17, 1937 / 6.00 ; l. l.: (in...
    • Contributor: Picart, Bernard
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The Flute Player Artwork. 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches (26.1 x 19.0 cm.) | after a painting by Otto Vorsterman, painter, 17th century (Artist Notes). Flemish (Artist Nationality). draughtsman and engraver (Artist Role). Vorsterman, Otto, 17th century (Original Artist). Recto: u. l.: (engraved monogram) OV ; u. r.: (engraved monogram) LV ; bottom center: (four lines of engraved script beneath image, in Dutch, two top lines...
    • Contributor: Vorsterman, Lucas (the Elder)