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Oliver Cromwell

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thane, John, born 1747 - died 1818 (engraver)
    Lely, Peter (Sir), born 1618 - died 1680 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper

  • Museum number:

    28315B

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 10

Physical description

Portrait bust, to front, looking to left and wearing armour, within an oval border.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

early 19th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Thane, John, born 1747 - died 1818 (engraver)
Lely, Peter (Sir), born 1618 - died 1680 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Oliver Cromwell. From an Original by P. Lely, 1653.'
Lettered

Facsimile signature

Dimensions

Height: 9.9 cm, Width: 8.1 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of Oliver Cromwell within an oval border. Etching by John Thane, after Sir Peter Lely, early 19th century.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Subjects depicted

Man; Armour

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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