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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D , Case PP, Shelf 13

William Esdaile

Print
1826 (printed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Three-quarter length portrait, seated, to left and looking to front; coat buttoned up; holding an etching by Rembrandt in right hand callted 'The Three Trees'; on the left is a table with a book on it.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving on paper
Brief Description
Print, three-quarter length portrait of William Esdaile, seated and holding a print. Engraving by Robert Graves after George Sharples, 1826.
Physical Description
Three-quarter length portrait, seated, to left and looking to front; coat buttoned up; holding an etching by Rembrandt in right hand callted 'The Three Trees'; on the left is a table with a book on it.
Dimensions
  • Height: 42.4cm
  • Width: 34.3cm
Dimensions taken from Marshall, Julian. A Catalogue of Engraved National Portraits in the National Art Library. London: HMSO, 1895.
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'George Sharples delin. Robert Graves sc. 1826' (Lettered)
  • 'WE' (Facsimile monogram)
Production
Attribution note: India proof before all letters
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
25703

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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