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Queen Caroline's Divorce

1998.314 (RS22700)

Description

Queen Caroline sits in the central foreground while members of the House of Peers discuss her divorce. At center is domed entrance with an elaborate cornice and Corinthian columns. Entrance way is flanked by balconies and six chandeliers hang from the arched ceiling. Mounted in a 2 1/2 in. decorative, gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Hayter, George, Esq., 1792-1871 (Painter)
Bowyer, Robert (Publisher)
Parkes, Mary (Publisher)
Rittner & Goupil (Publisher)
Bromley, J. (Engraver)
Porter, J. (Engraver)
Possibly Murray, John George (Maker)
Date
1832
Inscriptions
Printed beneath engraving: ""Painted by George Hayter Esqr Member of the Academy of St Lukes dc. Published 1st March 1832 by Robt. Bowyer & M. Parkes 46 Pall Mall London & M.M. Ritten et Goupel, Boulevard Montmartre, Paris. Depose. Engraved by J. Bromley & J. Porter./ J.G. Murray, fecit./ Proof""
Location of origin
London, England; Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
33.75 x 45.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.314
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20093

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