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William Frederick Collard Esqr.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
    Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint on paper

  • Museum number:

    27075

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Three-quarter-length portrait, to front, seated and reading a large book with claspes. The book is placed on top of another book on a table, on which his left arm is resting. In the left background are bookshelves.

Place of Origin

London (printed)

Date

mid 19th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Lupton, Thomas Goff, born 1791 - died 1873 (engraver)
Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Painted by James Lonsdale Esqr. Engraved by Thos. Lupton. William Frederick Collard Esqr. This Plate was engraved at the expense of those in his employ as a Testimony of their sincere respect.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 52.1 cm, Width: 38.4 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of William Frederick Collard seated by a table. Mezzotint by Thomas Goff Lupton after James Lonsdale, mid-19th century.

Production Note

Attribution note: Open letter proof

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Man; Books; Table

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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