The Battle of Langsyde

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1844

GUSN

GUSN-20060

Description

In the central foreground of this engraving, Mary in wealthy robes kneels down beside Douglas, whose back is propped up against a religious figure. His faithful dog lies by Douglas' side. Soldiers, religious figures, and horses surround the central figures. Framed in a 2 1/2 inch gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
battles
deaths
mourning
Picture
Picture, History
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Battle
Death
Mourning
Picture, History

Inscription

Printed beneath engraving: ""Painted by C. Landseer, A.R.A. London, Published March 28th 1844, By Mary Parkes, at the Bowyer Gallery, 22 Golden Square, And at Paris. Chez A. Hauser, Fournisseur de la Bibliotheque Du Roi, Boulevart des Italiens, No. 11, et Place de la Bourse, No. 11. Engraved by John George Murray/ (Proof)""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Battle of Langsyde

Maker

Landseer, C. (Painter)
Parkes, Mary (Publisher)
Murray, John George (Engraver)

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

33.75 x 40.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.293