Print (Engraving)

  • Title:

    Title page from Thomas Moore, The Works of Thomas Moore Esq., vol. IV (New York: W.B. Gilley, 1821).

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    Peter Maverick (Engraver)

    Thomas Moore (Author)

    W. B. Gilley (Publisher)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1821

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Engraved, Etched, Line engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1966.0236


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1966.0236

Object Name

Print (Engraving)

Title

Title page from Thomas Moore, The Works of Thomas Moore Esq., vol. IV (New York: W.B. Gilley, 1821).

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Peter Maverick (Engraver)
10/22/1780-06/07/1831

Thomas Moore (Author)
1779-1852

W. B. Gilley (Publisher)
c.1821-1830

Place of Origin

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1821

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower right, beneath image; P. Maverick sculp.
2. Inscription; Lower center; Published by W.B. GILLEY N.\o 92 Broadway.

Subjects

Book illustration; Literary scene; Religion associated

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Engraved, Etched, Line engraved

Dimensions (inches)

5.6 (H) , 3.5 (W) , 4.1 (Image H) , 2.5 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

14.3 (H) , 8.8 (W) , 4.1 (Image H) , 2.5 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

Only top platemark is visible.

Publisher Summary

Gilley, W. B.

Publication Date

1821

Place of Publication

No. 92, Broadway, New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Watermark

None

Edition Notes

Title page from volume four of Thomas Moore, The Works of Thomas Moore Esq., 5 vols. (New York: W.B. Gilley, 1821). This was the first American edition. According to Stephens, the Albany edition has the same publisher and date, but lacks engravings.

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Stephens, Stephen DeWitt. 1950 The Mavericks, American Engravers.
Listed under Peter Maverick, General Works, no. 645, p. 138.