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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Mather Brown, 1761–1831, American, active in Britain
Published by Daniel Orme, 1766–1837, British
Title:

The Departure of the Sons of Tippoo from the Zenana

Additional Title(s):

TIPU SULTAN and MYSORE WARS: The Departure of the Sons of Tippoo from the Zenana

Date:
1793
Medium:
Stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches (52.1 x 64.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered lower left: "Mather Brown Royal Painter to their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of York"; lettered lower center: "To the Right Honorable Henry Dundas one of His Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State | This Plate representing the DEPARTURE of the SONS of TIPPOO from the ZENANA | is with Permission is respectfully inscribed by his most grateful and devoted Servt. Mather Brown. | London, Published December 21, 1793, and sold for the Proprietor by D. Orme, No. 14 Old Bond Street: and by Walker & Brachenbury, No.7 Cornhill."; lettered lower right: "F. Bartolozzi R.A. Engraver to His Majesty Sculp.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2012.6.2
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
elephants (animals) | historical subject | hostages | leaving | portrait | princes | royalty | sons | sultans | Third Anglo–Mysore War (1789–1792) | turbans | war
Associated Places:
India | Mysore
Associated People:
Tipu Sultan of Mysore (1750–1799)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:66162
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