Print (Engraving)

  • Title:

    ALEXANDER I.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    David Edwin (Engraver)

    Paul (Pavel) Svinin (Painter)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1797-1831

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Stipple engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1968.0394.006


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1968.0394.006

Object Name

Print (Engraving)

Title

ALEXANDER I.

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

David Edwin (Engraver)
12//1776-02/22/1841
References: Appleton's Cylcopedia of American Biography; Groce and Wallace, Artists in America, 1564-1860 (1957). Edwin executed hundreds of stipple-engraved portraits of famous persons. See 68.394.1-.217.

Paul (Pavel) Svinin (Painter)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1797-1831

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower left beneath image; P. Svinin Esq. pinx.
2. Inscription; Lower right beneath image; D. Edwin sc.

Subjects

Portrait; Monarchs and nobility; Political figure

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Stipple engraved

Dimensions (inches)

8.7 (H) , 5.47 (W) , 5.6 (Image H) , 3.5 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

22 (H) , 13.89 (W) , 5.6 (Image H) , 3.5 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

OH at right. OW at top. Print H: 8.17 in. (20.76 cm). Print W: 4.91 in. (12.48 cm). No plate marks.

Watermark

none

Object Description

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