Print (Engraving)

  • Title:

    JOEL BARLOW ESQ\R.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    David Edwin (Engraver)

    Moses Thomas (Publisher)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1813-1820

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Stipple engraved, Line engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1968.0394.019


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1968.0394.019

Object Name

Print (Engraving)

Title

JOEL BARLOW ESQ\R.

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.

Moses Thomas (Publisher)

Place of Origin

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

Date

1813-1820

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Center beneath image; Edwin sc.
2. Inscription; Bottom center below legend; Engraved for the Analectic Magazine Publish'd by M. Thomas.

Subjects

Book illustration; Portrait

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Stipple engraved, Line engraved

Dimensions (inches)

8.59 (H) , 5.45 (W) , 6.1 (Image H) , 3.2 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

21.83 (H) , 13.85 (W) , 6.1 (Image H) , 3.2 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

OH at right. OW at top. Print H: 8.0 in. (20.4 cm). Print W: 4.8 in. (12.3 cm). No plate marks.

Publisher Summary

Thomas, Moses

Place of Publication

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

Watermark

none

Edition Notes

Published in The Analectic Magazine (Philadelphia: M. Thomas, 1813-20). Need to find vol. and issue no.

Object Description

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