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Print - Mrs. Catherine Cockburn

Mrs. Catherine Cockburn

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    mid 18th - mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.3179

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DG, shelf 11, box A8

Physical description

Portrait of Mrs. Catherine Cockburn, Writer; Three-quarter length in a frame, the face seen nearly full and turned a little to the right. The name on a tablet below, engraved in the style of Vertue but later; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)

Date

mid 18th - mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Vera effigies Johannis Cleaveland
Inscribed.

Dimensions

Height: 31.6 cm page approx, Width: 20.5 cm page approx

Descriptive line

Portrait of Mrs. Catherine Cockburn, Writer; Three-quarter length in a frame, the face seen nearly full and turned a little to the right. The name on a tablet below, engraved in the style of Vertue but later; Print on paper; Printmaker Unknown; English School; Mid 18th - mid 19th century.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Woman; Writer

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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