Art/ Collection/ Art Object

His Royal Highness Prince William Serving as Midshipman on Board His Majesty's Ship Prince George

Artist:
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon)
Artist:
Paul Sandby (British, baptized Nottingham 1731–1809 London)
Artist:
After Benjamin West (American, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 1738–1820 London)
Publisher:
Published by John Boydell (British, Shropshire 1720–1804 London)
Sitter:
Portrait of William IV, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (British, 1765–1837)
Publisher:
Published by Antonio Cesare Poggi (Italian, active London and Paris, 1769–?1836) , London
Date:
January 15, 1782
Medium:
Engraving and aquatint, printed in brown ink; first state
Dimensions:
sheet: 23 15/16 x 17 5/8 in. (60.8 x 44.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1969
Accession Number:
69.522.1
Not on view
Vendor: Christopher Mendez, London
De Vesme & Calabi 926 i; O'Donoghue IV.491.45; LeBlanc 618
Freeman O'Donoghue Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits Preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. vols. 1-5, London, 1908–22, Vol. IV, p. 491, no. 45.

Alexandre de Vesme, Augusto Calabi Francesco Bartolozzi. Catalogue des estampes et notice biographique d'après les manuscrits de A. De Vesme entièrement réformés et complétés d'une étude critique par A. Calabi, Milan, Guido Modiano. Milan, 1928, cat. no. 926 i.



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