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Print - John Martin
  • John Martin
    Wagstaff, Charles Edward, born 1808 - died 1850
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John Martin

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    ca.1834 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wagstaff, Charles Edward, born 1808 - died 1850 (engraver)
    Wageman, Thomas Charles, born 1787 - died 1863 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stipple and roulette engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Thomas Balston through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    E.754-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EE, shelf 247

Date

ca.1834 (made)

Artist/maker

Wagstaff, Charles Edward, born 1808 - died 1850 (engraver)
Wageman, Thomas Charles, born 1787 - died 1863 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Stipple and roulette engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'John Martin'
Lettered with facsimile signature

'Drawn by Wageman. Engraved by Wagstaff. Arnold's Magazine of the Fine Arts.'
and

Dimensions

Height: 20.4 cm, Width: 14.1 cm, Width: 14.1 cm

Descriptive line

John Martin (1789-1854), painter and mezzotinter. Portrait, full length, facing slightly right, seated at an easel. Plate from Arnold's Magazine of the Fine Arts, 1834. Engraved by Wagstaff after T.C. Wageman. 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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