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

Author: 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) Designed and drawn on block by Edward Duncan (British, London 1803–1882 London) Designed and drawn on block by William Leighton Leitch (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1804–1883 London) After George Lance (British, Little Easton, Essex 1802–1864 New Brighton, Wallasey) Designed and drawn on block by (John) Frederick Tayler (British, Hertfordshire 1806–1889 London) 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) After William Powell Frith (British, Aldfield, Yorkshire 1819–1909 London) After WIlliam Edward Frost (British, Wandsworth, Surrey 1810–1877 London) Designed and drawn on block by George Haydock Dodgson (British, Liverpool 1811–1880 London) After William Henry Hunt (British, London 1790–1864 London) 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) After Richard Westall (British, Reepham, Norfolk 1765–1836 London) After Guido Reni (Italian, Bologna 1575–1642 Bologna) After baron François Gérard (French, Rome 1770–1837 Paris) After Edward Matthew Ward (British, London 1816–1879 Windsor) After William Mulready (Irish, Ennis 1786–1863 London) Designed and drawn on block by Joseph John Jenkins (British, London 1811–1885 London) After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, Menzenschwand 1805–1873 Frankfurt) After Paul (Hippolyte) Delaroche (French, Paris 1797–1856 Paris) After Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish, Seville 1617–1682 Seville) After Jakob Becker (German, 1810–1872) After Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, Plympton 1723–1792 London) After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome) After Charles Landelle (French, Laval 1821–1908 Chennevières-sur-Marne)
Engraver: Eduard Mandel (German, 1810–1882)
Designer: After Eduard Magnus (German, 1799–1872) 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) After Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne) 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) After Thomas Gainsborough (British, Sudbury 1727–1788 London) After Eugen Neureuther (German, Munich 1806–1882 Munich)
Sitter: Sebastián Gómez (Spanish, ca. 1646–1682 Seville) 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) 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) After Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, Antwerp 1599–1641 London) 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) After William Parrott (British, 1813–after 1875)
Sitter: John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London) 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 (?)) Alfred the Great (848/849–899)
Designer: After George Frederic Watts (British, London 1817–1904 London) After Bartolomé Estebán Murillo (Spanish, Seville 1617–1682 Seville) 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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