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Sir Walter Scott

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    06/06/1833 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
    McCormick, J. (publisher)
    Graham, Lindsay (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.442-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 58

Physical description

Portrait, half-length, seated at a table reading a document and facing slightly right.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

06/06/1833 (published)

Artist/maker

Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
McCormick, J. (publisher)
Graham, Lindsay (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'Scott, from the last portrait for which he sat in the United Kingdom. The Original in the Collection of C. M. Westmacott, Esqre. Graham Lindsay Pinx. T. Lupton Sculp. London: Published June 6th 1833, by J. McCormick, 147, Strand.'
Lettered

Marked with the stamp of the publisher

Dimensions

Height: 43.2 cm, Width: 32.7 cm

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of Sir Walter Scott seated a table. Mezzotint by Thomas Goff Lupton after Graham Lindsay, 1833.

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

Writer; Poet; Novelist

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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