Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1816

GUSN

GUSN-5150

Description

Hand colored engraving, view of battle scene, foreground landscape occupied by four British soldiers on horseback and several other people viewing the battle; wooden frame with applied gilt, gesso and black enamel paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
battles
ships
wars
Unidentified Paper
Ink
War
Stipple Engraved
Hand Colored
Ship
Battle
PICTURE

Inscription

Published 4th July 1816 by B. TANNER Engraver No. 74 South Eighth Street Philadelphia/ Entered according to Act of Congress, the 22nd day of May, 1816; by Banjamin Tanner of the State of Pennsylvania.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Tanner, B. (Engraver)
Rogers & Esler (Printer)
Reinagle, H. (Painter)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Dimensions

25.25 x 32.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.535

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)