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Creator:
Print made by William Henry Worthington, ca. 1790–active 1839, British
after James Lonsdale, 1777–1839, British
Title:

Sir Humphrey Davy

Date:
1827
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 × 16 3/8 inches (53.3 × 41.6 cm), Plate: 18 × 13 inches (45.7 × 33 cm), and Image: 14 1/2 × 11 inches (36.8 × 27.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "JS | Cx"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Sir Humphrey Davey | by Worthington"; lower right: "N. | tx/-"; lower center: "68"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.566
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chair | column (architectural element) | curtain | dogs (animals) | inkwell | portrait | quill | scepter | suit
Associated People:
Davy, Sir Humphry, baronet (1778–1829), chemist and inventor
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22262
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