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Portrait of Queen Mary

1998.1583 (RS22482)

Description

Bust-portrait engraving of Queen Mary in a frame. Her dark, long curly hair is held back with a comb and she is wearing pearls and large pearl earrings. Beneath the frame within the print is a queen's crown and three classical women in a smaller frame. 3/4 in. black frame.

Details

Maker
Kneller, G. (Maker)
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""G. Kneller pinxit Impensis I & P Knapton Londini I. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1744."" Article attached to back of print. See worksheet for info. in article.
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694
Dimensions
20.25 x 14.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1583
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23397

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