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Engraving

1971.708 (RS117716)

Description

Decoupaged black and white engraving on canvas stretched over wooden frame; Baroque interior scene with Henry the VIII, Anne Bullen, and probably Sir Thomas More; canvas around engraving painted to appear like and actual frame, brown graining and thin yellow lines to replace inlay.

Details

Maker
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 (Maker)
Date
1700-1733
Inscriptions
""Design'd & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth; King Henry the Eighth, & Anna Bullen!"" Label/tag on back ""E.W.M.l""
Location of origin
London, England; England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Baroque
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
Northern Baroque
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Henry VIII
Dimensions
25.375 x 21.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.708
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5357

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