John Paul Jones
- Materials & Techniques:
- Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper with cream chine colle
- Sheet: 27 7/16 × 21 5/8 inches (69.7 × 54.9 cm), Plate: 23 3/16 × 18 3/8 inches (58.9 × 46.7 cm), Image: 22 3/16 × 17 3/16 inches (56.4 × 43.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "#27"
Lettered, upper center: "THE BATTLE BETWEEN | THE SERAPIS AND THE BONHOMME RICHARD"; lettered, lower center: "1747 JOANNI PAULO JONES CLASSIS PRAEFECTO 1792"; lettered, lower left: "FUNERAL HONORS RENDERED THE REMAINS | OF ADMIRAL J. PAUL JONES -- PARIS 6 JULY 1905"; lettered, lower right: "CHAPEL IN WHICH REPOSE THE REMAINS | OF ADMIRAL JOHN PAUL JONES -- ANNAPOLIS."; lettered, lower left: "House in Paris in which | John Paul Jones died | No.42 [?] de [Tousnon]"; lettered, lower right: "H. TOUSSAINT delt et Sculpt. | Copyright by H. Toussaint 1906"
Signed, lower right: "H. Toussaint"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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- IIIF Manifest:
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Print made by Henri Toussaint, 1849–1911, French, John Paul Jones, 1906
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