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Creator Print made by Daniel Orme, 1766–1837, British
after Mather Brown, 1761–1831, American, active in Britain
Title The Delivery of the Definitive Treaty by the Hostage Princes into the Hands of Lord Cornwallis
Alternate Title(s) TIPU SULTAN and MYSORE WARS: The Delivery of the Definitive Treaty by the Hostage Princes into the Hands of Lord Cornwallis
Date 1793
Medium Stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 20 1/4 x 25 3/8 inches (51.4 x 64.5 cm)
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Lettering
Lettered lower left: "Mather Brown Pinx.t Historical Painter to their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of York"; lettered lower center: "To the Honorable the East India Compnay | This plate representing the Delivery of the DEFINITIVE TREATY BY THE HOSTAGE PRINCES into the Hands of Lord Cornwalls | is with Permission humbly Dedicated by their faithful and obedient 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: "Daniel Orme Sculp.t Historical Engraver to his Majesty and his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Accession Number B2012.6.1
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3621953
People Represented or Subject • Cornwallis, Charles (1738–1805), lieutenant-general
Subject Terms historical subject | hostages | military art | portrait | princes | sultans | treaty | turbans
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