Print (Engraving)

  • Title:

    ISAAC CHAUNCEY ESQ\R./ of the United States Navy.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    David Edwin (Engraver)

    Joseph Wood (Painter)

    Moses Thomas (Publisher)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    February 14 1814 (1814-1814)

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Stipple engraved, Line engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1968.0394.041


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1968.0394.041

Object Name

Print (Engraving)

Title

ISAAC CHAUNCEY ESQ\R./ of the United States Navy.

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.

Joseph Wood (Painter)
1778-1830/1832
A self-portrait miniature by Wood, c. 1810, is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1993.283). References: J.Hall Pleasants, Two Hundred and Fifty Years of Painting in Maryland (Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1945).

Moses Thomas (Publisher)

Place of Origin

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

Date

February 14 1814 (1814-1814)

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower left beneath image; J. Wood pinxt.
2. Inscription; Lower right beneath image; D. Edwin sc.
3. Inscription; Bottom center below legend; Engraved for the Analectic Magazine Published by M. Thomas/ Entered according to act of Congress 21 Feb. 1814.

Subjects

Book illustration; Portrait; Military

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Stipple engraved, Line engraved

Dimensions (inches)

7.5 (H) , 5.1 (W) , 5.83 (Image H) , 3.2 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

19.1 (H) , 12.9 (W) , 5.83 (Image H) , 3.2 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

OH at right. OW at bottom. Print H: 6.8 in. (17.3 cm). Print W: 4.38 in. (11.12 cm). No plate marks.

Publisher Summary

Thomas, Moses

Publication Date

02/21/1814

Place of Publication

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

Watermark

none

Edition Notes

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

Object Description

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