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Charles Dickens

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1870 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baker, J. H. (engraver)
    Mason & Co. (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stipple engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    24749

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 11, box A

Physical description

Portrait bust, to left, profile, vignette; facsimile signature and date below.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1870 (printed)

Artist/maker

Baker, J. H. (engraver)
Mason & Co. (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Stipple engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Engraved by J. H. Baker, from a photograph taken in 1868, by Mason & Co.'
Lettered

'Charles Dickens 1870'
Facsimile signature

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm, Width: 16.7 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait bust of Charles Dickens. Stipple engraving by J.H Baker after a photograph by Mason & Co., 1870.

Production Note

The photograph on which this print is based was taken in 1868 by Mason & Co.

Attribution note: India proof

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Writer; Author

Categories

Portraits; Prints; Dickens

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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