Washington Allston

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850s

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 121-130

GUSN

GUSN-198876

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Description

Probably a posthumous print by John Sartain, a well-known miniaturist, portrait painter and engraver. Created from Chester Harding's portrait of the artist, and the original portrait was probably done from life.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
painters (artists)
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection number PR126aOVR

Physical Description

1 engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1925-03-27

Reference Code

GC002.02.126a

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

16.5 x 24 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Banks, 1925

Record Details

Originator

Harding, Chester, 1792-1866 (Artist)
Sartain, John, 1808-1897 (Engraver)

Material Type

engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Other People

Allston, Washington, 1779-1843

Restrictions

Needs cleaning, otherwise in excellent condition.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 121-130