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Print - William Esdaile
  • William Esdaile
    Graves, Robert, born 1798 - died 1873
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William Esdaile

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1826 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Graves, Robert, born 1798 - died 1873 (engraver)
    Sharples, George (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    25703

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 13

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.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1826 (printed)

Artist/maker

Graves, Robert, born 1798 - died 1873 (engraver)
Sharples, George (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'George Sharples delin. Robert Graves sc. 1826'
Lettered

'WE'
Facsimile monogram

Dimensions

Height: 42.4 cm, Width: 34.3 cm

Descriptive line

Print, three-quarter length portrait of William Esdaile, seated and holding a print. Engraving by Robert Graves after George Sharples, 1826.

Production Note

Attribution note: India proof before all letters

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Print; Table

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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