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The Battle of Langsyde

1998.293 (RS22612)

Description

In the central foreground of this engraving, Mary in wealthy robes kneels down beside Douglas, whose back is propped up against a religious figure. His faithful dog lies by Douglas' side. Soldiers, religious figures, and horses surround the central figures. Framed in a 2 1/2 inch gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Landseer, C. (Painter)
Parkes, Mary (Publisher)
Murray, John George (Engraver)
Date
1844
Inscriptions
Printed beneath engraving: ""Painted by C. Landseer, A.R.A. London, Published March 28th 1844, By Mary Parkes, at the Bowyer Gallery, 22 Golden Square, And at Paris. Chez A. Hauser, Fournisseur de la Bibliotheque Du Roi, Boulevart des Italiens, No. 11, et Place de la Bourse, No. 11. Engraved by John George Murray/ (Proof)""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Battle
battles
Death
deaths
engraving (printing process)
mourning
Mourning
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Picture, History
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Battle of Langsyde
Dimensions
33.75 x 40.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.293
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20060

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