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Charles Mathews

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/11/1826 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
    Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)
    Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.604-1959

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Portrait, half-length, seated in an armchair, with right hand tucked inside coat and facing half left.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/11/1826 (published)

Artist/maker

Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)
Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

' Painted by James Lonsdale, Esqr. Engraved by C. Turner, Mezzotinto Engraver in Ordinary to His Majesty. London Pubd. Novr. 1, 1826, by Paul Colnaghi & Son Pall Mall, East, Proof.'
Lettered with name of sitter and

Dimensions

Height: 35.2 cm, Width: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of Charles Mathews (1776-1835). Mezzotint by Charles Turner after James Lonsdale, 1826. Proof.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Actor

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Production Type

Proof

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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