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Sir Charles Doyle

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    December 1827 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hodgetts, Thomas (engraver)
    Carpenter, Margaret Sarah, born 1793 - died 1872 (artist)
    Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.403-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 38

Physical description

Portrait, half-length, facing slightly right, wearing military uniform and various medals, including the star of the Order of the Garter.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

December 1827 (published)

Artist/maker

Hodgetts, Thomas (engraver)
Carpenter, Margaret Sarah, born 1793 - died 1872 (artist)
Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'Margaret Carpenter, Pinxit. Thomas Hodgetts, Sculpt. London, Published Decr. 1827, by Colnaghi, Son & Co. Pall Mall East. Proof.'
Lettered with name of sitter etc. and

Dimensions

Height: 32.7 cm, Width: 24.1 cm

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of General Sir Charles William Doyle, mezzotint by Thomas Hodgetts after Margaret Sarah Carpenter, 1827.

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.
O'Donoghue, Freeman. British Museum: Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits. London: Printed by order of the Trustees, 1908-25.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Medals; Garter star; Uniform

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Production Type

Proof

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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