Portrait of Queen Mary

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-23397

Description

Bust-portrait engraving of Queen Mary in a frame. Her dark, long curly hair is held back with a comb and she is wearing pearls and large pearl earrings. Beneath the frame within the print is a queen's crown and three classical women in a smaller frame. 3/4 in. black frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Portrait

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""G. Kneller pinxit Impensis I & P Knapton Londini I. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1744."" Article attached to back of print. See worksheet for info. in article.

Associated Person

Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Kneller, G. (Maker)

Dimensions

20.25 x 14.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1583