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Annales. The True and Royall History of...Elizabeth Queen of England

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1625 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Delaram, Francis, born 1589 - died 1627 (engraver)
    Fisher, B. (publisher)
    Hilliard, Nicholas (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.349-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 8

Physical description

Print, frontispiece with a portrait of a woman, three-quarter-length, facing half right, on clouds, with an angel holding a scroll. Printed on the back are a head- and tail-piece and 4 lines of English verse in letterpress.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1625 (published)

Artist/maker

Delaram, Francis, born 1589 - died 1627 (engraver)
Fisher, B. (publisher)
Hilliard, Nicholas (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, engraving by Francis Delaram, frontispiece to Annales. The True and Royall History of...Elizabeth Queen of England, 1625.

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

O'Donoghue, Freeman. British Museum: Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits. London: Printed by order of the Trustees, 1908-25.
Hind, Arthur Mayger. Engraving in England in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. London: Cambridge University Press, 1952-5, 3 v.
Strong, Roy. Portraits of Queen Elizabeth I. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963. xiv, 173 p. illus.
O’Donoghue, Freeman M. A Descriptive and Classified Catalogue of Portraits of Queen Elizabeth I. London: B. Quartich, 1894.
Auerbach, Erna. Nicholas Hilliard. London: Routledge and Paul, 1961.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Clouds; Angel; Queen

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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