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Portrait of Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vertue, George, born 1684 - died 1756 (engraver)
    Oliver, Isaac, born 1558 - died 1617 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Professor E. W. Tristram D. Litt.

  • Museum number:

    E.2431-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 56

Physical description

An engraved portrait of Prince Henry Frederick (1594-1612), Prince of Wales.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Vertue, George, born 1684 - died 1756 (engraver)
Oliver, Isaac, born 1558 - died 1617 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'From a Curious Limning by Isaac Oliver in the Collection of R. Meade M. D. G. Vertue del et. sculp.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 11.4375 in, Width: 7.3125 in

Descriptive line

Print by George Vertue after Isaac Oliver, portrait of Henry Frederick (1594-1612), Prince of Wales, engraving, Britain, 18th century

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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