Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1848

GUSN

GUSN-18704

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

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
deaths
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Death
PICTURE, HISTORICAL

Inscription

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.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Huntington, Daniel (Painter)
Burt, Charles (Engraver)
Dalton, J. (Printer)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

26.625 x 29.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1349

Places