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Portrait of Sir Gilbert Scott

19th century
185 x 123 mm (7.3 x 4.8 in.)

Anna Lea Merritt, British (English), (1844–1930)
After George Richmond, British (English), (1809–1896)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
Print impression quality: Excellent with some plate tone
Edition: 229; published in the “American Art Review” vol. 2 (1879–80); also published in S.R. Koehler, “American Etchings” (Boston, 1886)
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: initial cipher and “1879”; inscribed, lower right: “Anna Lea Merritt [Jag H.] after George Richmond RK, 1879”
Bibliography: Wendy W. Reeves, ed., American Portrait Prints (Charottesville, 1984), pp. 238–240.
Credit Line: Gift of Juwil C. and Virgil W. Topazio (BA Wesleyan 1943), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.29.142

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  • artist portraits
  • artists - Use specifically for people who produce work in the visual arts. For those in the performing arts, use "performing artists." [May 1995 related term added. February 1993 descriptor moved. November 1992 alternate term added.]
  • artists by type - Use AAT "artists" for artists in general, along with subtypes from this DAC category. Do not apply this category itself to records; it exists only to hold those subtypes.
  • male portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • plate Dimensions: 185 x 123 mm (7.3 x 4.8 in.)

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