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Creator:
Print made by Niccoló Schiavonetti, 1771–1813, Italian
after Henry Singleton, 1766–1839, British
Published by Luigi Schiavonetti, 1765–1810, Italian
and Anthony Cardon, 1772–1813, Flemish
Title:
The Last Effort and Fall of Tippoo Sultaun
Date:
1802
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22 1/8 × 25 5/8 inches (56.2 × 65.1 cm) and Mount: 25 3/4 × 30 3/4 inches (65.4 × 78.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in graphite, upper right: "21 217 | 4Bl"; lower left: "1058"; lower right: "1058"

Lettered below image: "Painted by H.Singleton | London Published Augt. 15 1802 by Messrs. Schiavonetti No.12 Michels Place Brompton, and by Anthy. Cardon No.31 Clipstone Street Fitzroy Square | Engraved by N.Schiavonetti Junr."; below image, lower left: "The Last Effort and Fall of Tippoo Sultaun."; lower right: "Dernier Effort et Mort du Sultan Tippoo."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2016.25.1
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bayonets | historical subject | rifles | soldiers | swords
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:73030
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