Print (Engraving)

  • Title:

    Title page and frontispiece from Frederick Reynolds, The Exile, A Comedy, in Three Acts (Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1810).

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    David Edwin (Engraver)

    Frederick Reynolds (Author)

    Bradford and Inskeep (Publisher)

    J. Maxwell (Printer)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1810

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Stipple engraved, Line engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1968.0394.054


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1968.0394.054

Object Name

Print (Engraving)

Title

Title page and frontispiece from Frederick Reynolds, The Exile, A Comedy, in Three Acts (Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1810).

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.

Frederick Reynolds (Author)
1764-1841

Bradford and Inskeep (Publisher)

J. Maxwell (Printer)

Place of Origin

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

Date

1810

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Bottom center on obverse; PUBLISHED BY BRADFORD AND INSKEEP, PHILADELPHIA...J. Maxwell, Printer/ 1810
2. Inscription; Center beneath image on reverse; Edwin sc.

Subjects

Portrait

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Stipple engraved, Line engraved

Dimensions (inches)

8.9 (H) , 5.8 (W) , 5.1 (Image H) , 3.56 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

22.7 (H) , 14.8 (W) , 5.1 (Image H) , 3.56 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements taken of reverse. Print H: 8.21 in. (20.85 cm). Print W: 5.15 in. (13.08 cm). No plate marks.

Publisher Summary

Bradford and Inskeep

Publication Date

1810

Place of Publication

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

Watermark

none

Edition Notes

Title page and frontispiece from Frederick Reynolds, THE EXILE,/ A COMEDY,/ IN THREE ACTS. (Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1810).

Object Description

Text available soon.