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James Mason, The Happy Peasants

The Happy Peasants, 2 January 1775

James Mason (1710 - ca. 1780)

RA Collection: Art

The Happy Peasants
Engraved by
James Mason (1710 - ca. 1780)
Drawn by
Joseph Farington RA (1747 - 1821)
Original attributed to
Herman van Swanevelt (ca. 1600 - 1655)
Published by
John Boydell (1720 - 1804)
2 January 1775
Object type
Line engraving

245 mm x 350 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
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