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John Martin

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1828 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Warren, Henry, born 1794 - died 1879 (artist)
    M.U. Sears & Co. (engravers)
    John Knight & Henry Lacey (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Thomas Balston through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.753-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3H, shelf EE 238

Physical description

Stipple engraving, lettered 'John Martin Esq. From an original painting. Sear & Co. sculp. Knight and Lacey, London, 1828'. Numbered '40'.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1828 (published)

Artist/maker

Warren, Henry, born 1794 - died 1879 (artist)
M.U. Sears & Co. (engravers)
John Knight & Henry Lacey (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Stipple engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'John Martin Esq. From an original painting. Sear & Co. sculp. Knight and Lacey, London, 1828.'
Lettered

'40'
Numbered

Dimensions

height: 14.8 cm, width: 9.2 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of John Martin (1789-1854), painter and mezzotinter. Engraving by 'Sear & Co.', after Henry Warren. Plate from 'Public Characters', published by Knight and Lacey, London, 1828.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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