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Mr. Matthews

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/11/1825 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
    Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)
    Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Museum number:

    21897

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Print, half-length portrait of Charles Matthews, his right hand tucked into the breast of his coat, turned to front and looking to left.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/11/1825 (published)

Artist/maker

Turner, Charles ARA, born 1774 - died 1857 (engraver)
Lonsdale, James, born 1777 - died 1839 (artist)
Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'Painted by James Lonsdale Esqr. Engraved by C. Turner, Mezzotinto Engraver in Ordinary to His Majesty. Mr. Matthews. London, Pubd. Novr. 1, 1825, by Paul Colnaghi, & Son Pall Mall East. Proof.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 55.5 cm sheet, Width: 41.3 cm sheet

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of Charles Matthews, mezzotint by Charles Turner after James Lonsdale, 1825.

Production Note

Open letter proof.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Actor; Comedian

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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