Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1845

GUSN

GUSN-19889

Description

Print depicting six military soldiers aiming their guns at the man to be executed. The man has one knee on the ground and one leg outstretched before him and is holding back his dog that wants to defend him. Three men in the background are overseeing the execution. Three inch gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
deaths
armed forces
Print
Print, Intaglio
Engraving
Ink
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Death
Military
Engraving

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""Peint par Vigneron. Imprimerie de Goupil et Vibert. Grave par A. Durand. Paris___ Goupil & Vibert, Editeurs, Boulevart Monmartre, 15, & rue de Lancry, 7 London__Published 7ber 1st 1845, by E. Gambart, Junin & Co., 25, Berners St. Oxford St."" See worksheet for further inscription.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Louis-Antoine-Henri Enghien

Maker

Vigneron (Painter)
Goupil, Vibert & Cie. (Printer)
E. Gambert & Co. (Publisher)

Location of Origin

France; Paris, France; London, England

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents

Dimensions

22 x 25 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.237