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1998.1349 (RS24030)

Description

Engraving of Lady Jane Grey seated at a table signing her death warrant. A religious figure is also seated at the table signing a letter, and the male ordering the warrant points to where she should sign. Mounted in a 3 in. wood and gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Huntington, Daniel (Painter)
Burt, Charles (Engraver)
Dalton, J. (Printer)
Date
1848
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""Painted by Daniel Huntington Engraved by Charles Burt, From the Original painting distributed by the American Art Union in 1848 Published Exclusively for the Members of that Year...""--see worksheet for further inscription. In the bottom right, it reads: ""Printed by J. Dalton.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Death
deaths
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, HISTORICAL
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Grey, Lady Jane
Dimensions
26.625 x 29.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1349
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18704

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