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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, nineteenth century
after unknown artist, nineteenth century
Published by Nuttall, Fisher & Dixon, active 1818, British
Title:
Caractacus before Claudius
Date:
1816
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 8 7/8 inches (35.6 × 22.5 cm), Plate: 12 × 7 1/4 inches (30.5 × 18.4 cm), and Image: 10 1/4 × 6 1/4 inches (26 × 15.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "Whitlocke 8 | 4.[6013]"

Lettered within image, lower center: "Caractacus Before | Claudius."; below image, lower center: "Published by Nuttall, Fisher, & Dixon, Liverpool. July, 1816."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of James Wilson, YCBA Docent
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2014.26.27
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
column (architectural element) | frame (furnishing) | historical subject | laurel crown | manacles | smoke
Associated People:
Caratacus [Caractacus] (fl. AD 40–51), king in Britain
Claudius [Tiberius Claudius Nero Germanicus] (10 BC–AD 54), Roman emperor
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:70570
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