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Lewis XVI.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/01/1797 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Agar, John Samuel, born 1773 - died 1858 (stipple engraver)
    Messrs Cadell & Davies (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stipple engraving on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by H. Archer Bowler, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    E.3679-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case G, shelf 3, box B1

Physical description

Stipple-engraved oval portrait on paper, showing Louis XVI in profile; inscribed.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/01/1797 (published)

Artist/maker

Agar, John Samuel, born 1773 - died 1858 (stipple engraver)
Messrs Cadell & Davies (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Stipple engraving on paper

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm, Width: 8.6 cm

Descriptive line

John Samuel Agar: portrait of Louis XVI; stipple engraving, published 1797.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1922, London: Board of Education, 1924.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Portrait; King (person); Royalty

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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