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Gems of Wood Engraving, From the Illustrated London News with a History of the Art, Ancient and Modern

Written by William Andrew Chatto
(British, Newcastle upon Tyne 1799–1864 London)

Sitter: Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Designer: After Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Engraver: Lucas Hillian (British, 19th century)
Designer: After Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Draftsman: Drawn on block by William Harvey (British, Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1796–1866 Richmond, Surrey)
Designer: After Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by Edward Duncan (British, London 1803–1882 London)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by William Leighton Leitch (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1804–1883 London)
Designer: After George Lance (British, Little Easton, Essex 1802–1864 New Brighton, Wallasey)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by (John) Frederick Tayler (British, Hertfordshire 1806–1889 London)
Designer: After Alfred Elmore (Irish, Clonakilty, County Cork 1815–1881 London)
Draftsman: After John Wykenham Archer (British, Newcastle upon Tyne 1806–1864 London)
Designer: After Francis William Topham (British, Leeds 1808–1877 Córdoba, Spain)
Designer: After William Powell Frith (British, Aldfield, Yorkshire 1819–1909 London)
Designer: After WIlliam Edward Frost (British, Wandsworth, Surrey 1810–1877 London)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by George Haydock Dodgson (British, Liverpool 1811–1880 London)
Designer: After William Henry Hunt (British, London 1790–1864 London)
Designer: After Ary Scheffer (Dutch, Dordrecht 1795–1858 Argenteuil (active France))
Sitter: Thomas Coram (British, Lyme Regis, Dorset 1668–1751 London)
Designer: After William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)
Designer: After Richard Westall (British, Reepham, Norfolk 1765–1836 London)
Designer: After Guido Reni (Italian, Bologna 1575–1642 Bologna)
Designer: After baron François Gérard (French, Rome 1770–1837 Paris)
Designer: After Edward Matthew Ward (British, London 1816–1879 Windsor)
Designer: After William Mulready (Irish, Ennis 1786–1863 London)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by Joseph John Jenkins (British, London 1811–1885 London)
Designer: After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, Menzenschwand 1805–1873 Frankfurt)
Designer: After Paul (Hippolyte) Delaroche (French, Paris 1797–1856 Paris)
Designer: After Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish, Seville 1617–1682 Seville)
Designer: After Jakob Becker (German, 1810–1872)
Designer: After Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, Plympton 1723–1792 London)
Designer: After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Designer: After Charles Landelle (French, Laval 1821–1908 Chennevières-sur-Marne)
Engraver: Eduard Mandel (German, 1810–1882)
Designer: After Eduard Magnus (German, 1799–1872)
Designer: After Frederick Goodall (British, London 1822–1904 London)
Sitter: After Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Engraver: Engraved by Henry Linton (British, London 1815–1899)
Artist: After Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Coburg, Germany 1819–1861 Windsor)
Designer: After Alfred Downing Fripp (British, Bristol 1822–1895 London)
Designer: After Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Designer: After Francis Danby (Irish, Killinick, County Wexford 1793–1861 Exmouth)
Draftsman: After Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Designer: After John Frederick Herring Sr. (British, London 1795–1865 Kent)
Designer: After Thomas Gainsborough (British, Sudbury 1727–1788 London)
Designer: After Eugen Neureuther (German, Munich 1806–1882 Munich)
Sitter: Sebastián Gómez (Spanish, ca. 1646–1682 Seville)
Sitter: Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish, Seville 1617–1682 Seville)
Designer: After Edward Henry Wehnert (British, baptised London 1813–1868 London)
Sitter: Edward VII, King of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (British, London 1841–1910 London)
Designer: After Sir William Charles Ross (British, 1794–1860 London)
Artist and engraver: Drawn and engraved by Joseph Lionel Williams (British, ca. 1815–1877 London)
Designer: Designed and drawn on block by Eduard Hildebrandt (German, Danzig (now Gdansk, Poland) 1818–1869 Berlin)
Sitter: Henry V, King of England (Monmouth, Wales 1386/87–1422 Vincennes, France)
Sitter: Henry IV, King of England (Bolingbroke 1366–1413 London)
Designer: After John Calcott Horsley (British, London 1817–1903 London)
Sitter: Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)
Designer: After Louis Haghe (Belgian, Tournai 1806–1885 Surrey)
Designer: After Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, Antwerp 1599–1641 London)
Designer: After Thomas Creswick (British, Sheffield 1811–1869 London)
Sitter: Rainier Anslo (active ca. 1637)
Designer: After Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Designer: After William Parrott (British, 1813–after 1875)
Sitter: John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London)
Sitter: Galileo Galilei (Italian, Pisa 1564–1642 Arcetri outside Florence)
Designer: After Solomon Alexander Hart (British, Plymouth 1806–1881 London)
Engraver: Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (British, London 1802–1873 London)
Designer: After Thomas Landseer (British, London 1795–1880 London)
Sitter: Jean Goujon (French, ca. 1510–ca. 1565 Bologna (?))
Sitter: Alfred the Great (848/849–899)
Designer: After George Frederic Watts (British, London 1817–1904 London)
Designer: After Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish, Seville 1617–1682 Seville)
Designer: After Sir John Gilbert (British, London 1817–1897 London)
Sitter: Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Draftsman: After Joseph Kenny Meadows (British, Cardigan, Wales 1790–1874 London)
Sitter: Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam (Netherlandish, Rotterdam ca. 1466–1536 Basle, Switzerland)
Artist: After Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)
Publisher: W. Little (London)
Date: 1849
Medium: Plates: wood engraving
Dimensions: Overall: 16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1963
Accession Number: 63.613.6
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