DAC Collection Object Information
Portrait of Sir Gilbert Scott,
Etching on laid paper
Print impression quality: Excellent with some plate tone
Dimensions (Plate): 185 x 123 mm (7.3 x 4.8 in.)
Dimensions (Sheet): 231 x 309 mm (9.1 x 12.2 in.)
Signed in plate, lower left: initial cipher and “1879”; inscribed, lower right: “Anna Lea Merritt [Jag H.] after George Richmond RK, 1879”
Edition: 229; published in the “American Art Review” vol. 2 (1879–80); also published in S.R. Koehler, “American Etchings” (Boston, 1886)
Accession number: 1984.29.142
Gift of Juwil C. and Virgil W. Topazio (B.A. Wesleyan 1943), 1984
Bibliography: Wendy W. Reeves, ed., American Portrait Prints (Charottesville, 1984), pp. 238–240.
Work Type: print
Related Works: See DAC 1987.2.14 for another impression of this print.
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