Engraving of Daniel Webster

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-26173

Description

Black ink engraving on white paper. Bust length view of "Daniel Webster" with printed facsimile signature. Signed lower center: "Drawn from life, and engraved by James B. Longacre./ Entered according to the act of Congress, Nov. 25, 1830 by James B. Longacre of the State of Pennsylvania". Painted wood frame with inner gilt edge, probably of the period.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
prints (visual works)
lithography
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Engraving

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Longacre, James B. (Engraver)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12.75 x 10.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1979.32

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)