<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Print made by Isaac Beckett, 1652/3–1719, British
after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1599–1641, Flemish, active in Britain (1620–21; 1632–34; 1635–41)
Title:
Charles I
Date:
between 1683 and 1687
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 9/16 × 10 1/16 inches (34.4 × 25.6 cm) and Image: 11 1/16 × 9 inches (28.1 × 22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "eht"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "tres belle Ep--"

Lettered lower center: "Carolus D. G. Ang : Sco : Fra : et Hib Rex"; lower left: "A van Dyke pinx ; J Beckett fe :"; lower right: "Sold by J. Smith at the Lyon & Crown in Russell Street Covent Garden"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of John Hay Whitney, Yale BA 1926, Yale MA (HON.) 1956, transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.27
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | costume | goatee | jewelry | king (person) | man | moustache | oval | pendant | portrait | royalty
Associated People:
Charles I (1600–1649), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:33121
Export:
XML | RDF
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.