Canute Reproving the Flattery of his Courtiers
- Part Of:
- Etching and line engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- 14 × 8 7/8 inches (35.6 × 22.5 cm), 11 3/4 × 7 1/2 inches (29.8 × 19.1 cm), and 10 × 6 1/2 inches (25.4 × 16.5 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "Whitlocke | facs p. 26 | [...] 112"
Lettered within image, lower center: "Canute | Reproving the Flattery of his Courtiers" ; below image, lower right: "R. Smirke delin."; lower center "Published Jany. 27th. 1810. by J. Stratford. 112. Holborn Hill." ; lower right: "T. Milton sculpt."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of James Wilson, YCBA Docent
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- clouds | frame (furnishing) | historical subject | water | waves (natural events)
- Associated People:
- Cnut [Canute] (d. 1035), king of England, of Denmark, and of Norway, was the son of Swein Forkbeard (d. 1014), king of England and of Denmark
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Print made by Thomas Milton, 1743–1827, British, Canute Reproving the Flattery of his Courtiers, 1810
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