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Mrs. Jackson

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/04/1794 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Condé, Jean (engraver)
    Condé, Jean (publisher)
    Cosway, Richard RA, born 1742 - died 1821 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour stipple engraving and soft-ground etching

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs. M. V. Cunliffe

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 53

Physical description

Portrait, full-length, standing in a garden and facing slightly right and looking to front. On the right is a fountain with the statue of a putto; the sitter is wearing a white dress and cap, and is touching the jet of the fountain with her right hand.

Place of Origin

London (published)


01/04/1794 (published)


Condé, Jean (engraver)
Condé, Jean (publisher)
Cosway, Richard RA, born 1742 - died 1821 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour stipple engraving and soft-ground etching

Marks and inscriptions

'Mrs. Jackson'
'R. Cosway R.A. Delin. John Condé Sculp. Published by J. Condé April 1. 1794. No.53. Wells Street, Oxford Street.'


Height: 35.6 cm, Width: 25.4 cm

Descriptive line

Print, full-length portrait of Mrs. Jackson in a garden with a fountain. Colour stipple-engraving and soft-ground etching by Jean Condé after Richard Cosway, 1794.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Production Note

Attribution note: Printed from one plate.


Stipple engraving; Soft-ground etching

Subjects depicted

Putto; Garden; Fountain


Portraits; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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